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Theatre Arts, Minor

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Requirements

The minor in Theatre Arts serves as a supplement to students from all other disciplines to pursue their interest and cultivate their talents in theatre while pursuing a major in a high-demand field. It also helps secondary education majors in other subject areas to qualify students for a teaching endorsement in theatre. English teaching majors frequently complete a minor in theatre to enrich their teaching of plays and to help prepare them to qualify for an additional subject endorsement in theatre.

Total Program Credits: 22

Matriculation Requirements:

  1. Admitted to a bachelor degree program at UVU.
Discipline Core Requirements:   22 Credits
Complete the following courses:  
  THEA 1013 Introduction to Theatre 3
  THEA 1033 Acting I 3
  THEA 1513 Stagecraft I 2
  THEA 1514 Stagecraft I Lab 1
  THEA 1713 Script and Text Analysis I 3
  THEA 2513 Introduction to Design for Stage and Screen 3
  THEA 2514 Introduction to Design for Stage and Screen Lab 1
  THEA 2741 Scriptwriting for the Stage 3
  THEA 3561 Stage Management I  3
or THEA 3611 Directing Actors for Stage and Screen (3)  

 Graduation Requirements:

  1. Complete all theatre courses with a grade of C- or better.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
THEA 1013 Introduction to Theatre (majors section only) 3
THEA 1513 Stagecraft I 2
THEA 1514 Stagecraft I Lab 1
  Semester total: 6
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
THEA 1033 Acting I (majors section only) 3
THEA 1713 Script and Text Analysis 3
  Semester total: 6
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
THEA 2513 Introduction to Design for Stage and Screen 3
THEA 2514 Introduction to Design for Stage and Screen Lab  1
THEA 3561 or Stage Management I, OR 3
THEA 3611 Directing Actors for Stage and Screen  
  Semester total: 7
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
THEA 2741 Scriptwriting for the Stage 3
  Semester total: 3
  Degree total: 22

Department

Theatrical Arts for Stage and Screen

The Theatre department is in the School of the Arts. To find the most up-to-date information from the Theatre department, visit their website.

Theatre department

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