This four year plan is a sample and only for planning purposes; this is not an official document. It is recommended you meet with an Academic Advisor each semester.

2010: Fall Semester (15-18 units)

2011: Spring Semester (16-18 units)

Acting I (THEA 107)
Introduction to Theatre (THEA 200C)
Beg Thea Movement (THEA 135)
Cornerstone (CORE 100C)
Intro to Sociology (SOCI 100C)
or Cultural Anthropology (ANTH 102C)
or General Psychology (PSYC 103C)
Foundations of Christian Life (THEO 101C)
or Introduction to Theology (THEO 103C)
Theatrical Production I (THEA 108A)Theatrical Performance I (THEA 132A)1 if cast
Beginning Costume Construction (THEA 110)
or Beginning Set Construction (THEA 106)
Intro to Sociology (SOCI 100C)
or Cultural Anthropology (ANTH 102C)
or General Psychology (PSYC 103C)
Persuasive Writing (ENGL 120C)
New Testament (NT 101C)
Beg Voice and Speech (THEA 126)
Elective (3 units)2
Theatrical Production I (THEA 108B)Theatrical Performance I (THEA 132B)1 if cast

2011: Fall Semester (15-18 units)

2012: Spring Semester (14-17 units)

Scenic Design (THEA 315)
Theatre History I (THEA 202C)
Stage Management (THEA 350)2
Makeup Design (THEA 239)
or Scenic Painting (THEA 240)
Data Analysis (MATH 145C)
or Intro to Statistics (SOCI 265C)
Theatrical Production II (THEA 208A)
Theatrical Performance II (THEA 232A)1 if cast
Costume Design (THEA 309)
Acting II (THEA 207)
Theatre History II (THEA 204C)
Dramatic Lit: Script Analysis (THEA 360)3
Stage Combat (THEA 338)
Theatrical Production II (THEA 208B)
Theatrical Performance II (THEA 232B)1 if cast

2012: Fall Semester (15-18 units)

2013: Spring Semester (15-18 units)

Lighting Design (THEA 320) must be taken this semester
Elective (3 units)2
Acting III (THEA 307)
Old Testament (OT 201C)
Literary Perspectives (ENGL 300C)
Theatrical Production III (THEA 308A)
or Junior Project (THEA 386)
Theatrical Performance III (THEA 332A)1 if cast
Directing (THEA 430)
Acting/Directing for the Camera (THEA 321)4
Playwriting (THEA 442)3
Developing a Christian Worldview (THEO300C)
Theory & Criticism (THEA 324)
Theatrical Production III (THEA 308A)
or Junior Project (THEA 386)
Theatrical Performance III (THEA 332B)1 if cast

2013: Fall Semester (13-16 units)

2014: Spring Semester (15-18 units)

Theatre Internship (THEA 450C)5
U.S. Government (POLS 155C)
or U.S. History (HIST 156C)
Christian Heritage (CHIS 400C)6
Lifetime Fitness & Wellness (KINE 145C/146C)
Speech & Composition (COMM 201C)
Theatrical Production IV (THEA 408A)
Theatrical Performance IV (THEA 432A)1 if cast
Senior Project: Capstone (THEA 495C)
Lab Science (4 units)
World Civilizations II (HIST 204C)6
Research Writing (ENGL 220C)
Improvisation (THEA 310)4
Theatrical Production IV (THEA 408B)
Theatrical Performance IV (THEA 432B)1 if cast


Notes:

  • 1 additional unit of either Intermediate Set Construction or Intermediate Costume Construction is required and can be taken any semester.
  • All theatre majors are expected to participate on a minimum of 1 crew each semester whether one receives a Theatre scholarship or not. Enroll in 1 Theatrical Production unit if you have units available.
  • Enroll in Theatrical Performance for 1-2 units depending on your needs. You must enroll in at least 1 Theatrical Performance unit when cast.
  • Playing Shakespeare, Stage Management, and Special Topics classes are examples of electives.
  • Script Analysis OR Playwriting is required. They are offered alternate springs. If you take both, one serves as an elective.
  • Either Improvisation OR Acting/Directing for the Camera is required. They are offered alternate springs. If you take both, one serves as an elective.
  • Theatre Internship should be served during the summer, pending approval.
  • If you prefer ancient history, take World Civ I in Fall 2013 and Christian Heritage in Spring 2014.