Missouri State University

Office of the Registrar

Undergraduate Catalog

2014-15 first edition, July 2014

Theatre Studies

Major(s)

Theatre Studies

Bachelor of Arts
  1. General Education Requirements - see General Education Program and Requirements section of catalog

  2. Major requirements (41-42 hours). Note: Courses counted for the major may not also be counted for the Bachelor of Arts-Fine Arts requirement.

    1. Theatre Reading and Writing (6 hours): THE 130(3), 210(3)

    2. Acting and Directing (9 hours): THE 122(3), 222(3), 430(3)

    3. Theatre History (6 hours): THE 541(3), 542(3)

    4. Design/Technology/Stage Management (6 hours): THE 150(2), 151(1); choose 3 hours from THE 250(2) and 251(1), or THE 255(2) and 256(1), or THE 260(2) and 261(1), or THE 354(3)

    5. Performance Theory and Practice (3 hours): THE 323(3)

    6. THE 515(3)

    7. Elective (8-9 hours): choose from the following recommended focus areas or from other advisor approved DAN and THE courses.
      1. Performance Focus: THE 422(3), 510(3), 511(3) or 522(3)
      2. Dance Focus: DAN 216(3), 320(2), 420(2), 552(3)
      3. History and Theory Focus: THE 543(3), 545(3), 547(3) 
      4. Social Change Focus: THE 505(3), 506(3), THE 497 or DAN 497 (Topic: Educational Outreach)
    8. Public Affairs Capstone Experience will be fulfilled by completion of THE 515(3)

  3. Minor Required (or second major)

  4. Specific Requirements for Bachelor of Arts Degree - see Specific Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements section of catalog

  5. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements - see General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements section of catalog