Major Requirements - Theatre

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2017-2018 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

Core Courses for All Majors: 28 semester hours

  • THE1300 Introduction to Acting (4)
  • THE1500 Stagecraft I (4)
  • THE2210 Play Analysis (4)
  • THE3310 Directing (4)
  • THE3600 History of Theatre: Antiquity to Renaissance (4)
  • THE3610 History of Theatre: Restoration to Present (4)
  • THE4900 Senior Capstone Preparation (1)
  • THE4990 Senior Capstone (3) 

Required Electives (select three courses from the following options): 12 semester hours

  • ART2100 Introduction to Drawing (4)
  • COM2150 Human Relationship and Interaction (4)
  • ENG3420 British Literature: Renaissance to the Romantics (4)
  • THE1200 Introduction to Theatre (4)
  • THE1310 Improvisation (4)
  • THE/ENG2220 Drama (4)
  • THE2300 Scene Study (4)
  • THE2500 Stagecraft II (4)
  • THE2510 Design for the Stage (4)
  • THE3300 Classical Acting (4)
  • THE4300 Advanced Scene Study (4)
  • THE4500 Advanced Study in Design or Technical Theatre (4)