Drama Degree Plan

Degree Plan

General Education Requirements


A minimum of 49 hours of academic work in general education is required during the freshman and sophomore years.  For students transferring with the Associate of Arts degree or Associate of Science degree from a public institution in Oklahoma, all general education requirements will be satisfied with respect to degree requirements.  However, some majors may require other specific general education courses as program prerequisites or program requirements.  Students should consult advisors and the program’s plan of study for further information.  Students are required to complete general education requirements by the time they have completed 90 semester hours of college work.  See General Education Requirements for Bachelor's Degrees  for more information.

Drama Core 36 hours


  • THTR 2613 - Technical Theatre I#
  • THTR 2623 - Technical Theatre II#
  • THTR 2763 - Theatre Appreciation #
  • THTR 3263 - Acting Fundamentals #
  • THTR 3553 - Fundamentals of Play Direction #
  • THTR 3613 - Technical Theatre III#
  • THTR 3623 - Technical Theatre IV#
  • THTR 4003 - Arts Management #
  • THTR 4303 - World Drama #
  • THTR 4723 - History of the Theatre I #
  • THTR 4733 - History of the Theatre II #
  • THTR 4993 - Capstone Experience

Electives 12 hours


  • COMM 3733 - Oral Interpretation of Literature #
  • COMM 3803 - Interviewing #
  • COMM 4223 - Leadership Communication#
  • THTR 2503 - Theatre Make-up #
  • THTR 2843 - Film Appreciation #
  • THTR 3533 - Design for the Theatre #
  • THTR 3703 - Advanced Acting #
  • THTR 4013 - Advanced Play Direction #
  • THTR 4104 - Summer Theatre
  • THTR 4114 - Summer Theatre
  • THTR 4341 - Seminar in Theatre #
  • THTR 4351 - Seminar in Theatre #
  • THTR 4361 - Seminar in Theatre #
  • THTR 4371 - Seminar in Theatre #
  • THTR 4503 - Period Styles and Study #
  • THTR 4513 - Playwriting #
  • THTR 4523 - Stage Combat #
  • THTR 4533 - Audition/Portfolio
  • THTR 4763 - Children's Theatre #
  • THTR 4801 - Professional Semester

Minimum Total 48 hours


Note


Drama majors may minor in Communication Studies. However, courses taken as part of the major will not count toward the minor.

Policies of the College of Liberal Arts


ENGLISH PROFICIENCY: English proficiency is a graduation requirement. Components I and II of English proficiency should be met with grades of “C” or better prior to the completion of 60 credit hours.
UPPER DIVISION CREDIT: Total hours must include at least 40 hours of credit in courses number 3000 and above.
LIBERAL ARTS & SCIENCES: At least 80 semester credit hours are required in the Liberal Arts and Sciences for BA/BAED/BFA/BME degrees and 55 semester credit hours of Liberal Arts and Sciences for BS/BSED degrees and 40 semester credit hours of Liberal Arts and Sciences for specialty degrees (BGS, BSW).   Liberal Arts and Science courses are designated by a “#” after the course title.

 

Course Sequence

 

Course Sequence
Students beginning in EVEN year fall semester
First Year – Freshman

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

THTR 2763 Theatre Appreciation

THTR 2843 Film Appreciation

THTR 3263 Acting Fundamentals

THTR 2623 Technical Theatre II

THTR 2613 Technical Theatre I

BIOL 1113 General Biological Science

ENGL 1113 Freshman Comp I

ENGL 1213 Freshman Comp II

UNIV 1002 University Strategies

POLS 1113 American Federal Government

SCI 1114 General Physical Science

 

Total Hours 17

Total Hours 15


Second Year – Sophomore

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

THTR History of Theatre I

Theatre Elective

Life Skills Course

HIST 1483 or 1493 American History

Written/Oral Communication Course

Quantitative Analysis Course

HED 1113 Personal Health or HFS 1653 Nutrition

Humanities Culture and Ideas Course

Minor Course

UNIV 2091 General Education Capstone

 

Elective

Total Hours 15

Total Hours 16


Third Year – Junior

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

THTR History of Theatre II

THTR World Drama

Theatre Elective

THTR 3553 Fundamentals of Directing

Minor Course

Minor Course

Social and Behavioral Sciences Course

Global Perspectives Course

Elective

Elective

Total Hours 15

Total Hours 15


Fourth Year – Senior

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

THTR 3613 Technical Theatre III

THTR 3263 Technical Theatre IV

Theatre Elective

THTR Arts Management

Theatre Elective

THTR Capstone

Minor Course

Minor Course

Minor Course

Elective

Total Hours 15

Total Hours 15

Total Hours in Course Sequence   124

 * Offered Fall and Spring.  
 ** Offered Fall only.  
 *** Offered Spring only.