Bachelor of Science in Education Degree - Theatre Education

Degree Requirements:

General Education Courses

Major Courses

Minor Courses

Professional Secondary Education

Student Learning Outcomes

The graduate from this program will have demonstrated:

  1. Analytical abilities for understanding meanings in a diverse body of dramatic literature and performances of different genres, styles, periods, and cultures. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VII.)
  2. An understanding of the conventions and issues throughout the history of the theatre and the ability to produce formal research. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI.)
  3. The ability to understand and implement technical solutions for theatrical production. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes II, III, and VI.)
  4. The ability to contribute to the process of creating and critiquing successful theatrical performances in a variety of styles. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes II, III, and VI.)
  5. Effective planning, teaching, and assessment skills for theatre education in a secondary institution as prescribed by the North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, and VI.)

Requirements

Theatre Education Major Courses Secondary Education

THEA 110Introduction to Theatre Arts

3

THEA 100, 200, 300, 400

3

THEA 161Acting I

3

THEA 201, 301

3

THEA 210Movement for the Theatre

1

THEA 222Stage Makeup

1

THEA 261Acting II

3

THEA 270Stagecraft

3

THEA 310Directing

3

THEA 325Theatrical Design

3

THEA 350Theatre History

3

 

THEA 450Senior Project

2-4

Two Credits Required

 

THEA 491Theatre Seminar

1-6

Three Credits Required

 

SEED 490TMethods of Teaching Secondary Theatre Arts

3

COMM 211Oral Interpretation

3

Electives

3

Total Credit Hours: 43

Electives: Select from any COMM, DANC or THEA courses numbered above 200.

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all required courses in this program.