PEAK Minors

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Theatre Minor

19 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

THE-140

Stagecraft and Laboratory

4

THE-201

Play Analysis

3

THE-215

Fundamentals of Acting

3

THE-398

Theatre Capstone Writing Project

1

Complete 2 credits from the following:

 

THE-240

Theatre Ensemble (1cr. each)

2

Complete 1 course from the following courses:

THE-250

Scenic Painting

3

THE-291

Stage Combat

3

THE-310

Costume Design

3

THE-311

Lighting Design

3

THE-315

Principles of Directing

3

THE-316

Acting Period Styles

3

THE-320

Theatre History I

3

THE-321

Theatre History II

3

THE-340

Theatre Design

3

THE-355

Acting Shakespeare

3

THE-390

Creative Drama

3

Additional Humanities Course

Complete 3 credits from the following subject areas:

ENG

English (200 level or above)

3

MFL

Modern Foreign Languages (200 level or above)

3

PHI

Philosophy

3

REL

Religion

3

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Critical Thinking
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Written, Verbal, and Interpersonal Communication
  • Knowledge and competency in theatrical production and practice, including an understanding of the roles and expectations of the various duties and aspects on theatre production

Note: Participation in at least one Main stage Theatre Production is highly recommended for the student to gain valuable experience and practical knowledge of theatre production. Students who wish to certify to teach theatre (drama) In secondary schools must take five additional credits of theatre, complete a first teaching field (major) in a state-approved The College of Idaho program, and the education minor in the Professional PEAK in preparation for the internship year. Please check with the education department for specifics.