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 (16-18 units)

2011: Spring Semester (14-17 units)

Acting I (THEA 210)
Introduction to Theatre (THEA 200C)
Cornerstone (CORE 100C)
Intro to Sociology (SOCI 100C)
or Cultural Anthropology (ANTH 102C)
or General Psychology (PSYC 103C)
Persuasive Writing (ENGL 120C)
Foundations of Christian Life (THEO 101C)
or Introduction to Theology (THEO 103C)
Theatrical Production (THEA 108A)
Theatrical Performance (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)
New Testament (NT 101C)
Beg Musical Theatre Audition (THEA 244)
Research Writing (ENGL 220C)
Theatrical Production (THEA 108B)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 132B)1 if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option

2011: Fall Semester (15-18 units)

2012: Spring Semester (16-18 units)

Scenic Design (THEA 315)
Theatre History I (THEA 202C)
Old Testament (OT 201C)
Basic Musicianship I, II or Musical Theory I
(MUSC 101, 106, or 131)
Placement test required in Spring 2010 – see the Music Dept.
Note: If placement is in Basic Musicianship II,
you will take it in Spring 2011, not Fall 2010.
Musical Vocal Technique (THEA 220)
Theatrical Production (THEA 208A)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 232A)1 if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option
Costume Design (THEA 309)
Acting II (THEA 207)
Theatre History II (THEA 204C)
Int Musical Theatre Audition (THEA 244)
Dramatic Lit: Script Analysis (THEA 360)2
Theatrical Production (THEA 208B)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 232B)1 if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option

2012: Fall Semester (16-18 units)

2013: Spring Semester (14-17 units)

Lighting Design (THEA 320) must be taken this semester
Makeup Design (THEA 239)
or Scenic Painting (THEA 240)
Data Analysis (MATH 145C)
or Intro to Statistics (SOCI 265C)
Acting III (THEA 307)
Elective (3 units)
Theatrical Production (THEA 308A)
or Junior Project (THEA 386)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 332A)1 if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option
Developing a Christian Worldview (THEO300C)
Playwriting (THEA 442)2
Theory & Criticism (THEA 324)
Lifetime Fitness & Wellness (KINE 145C/146C)
Stage Combat (THEA 338)
Theatrical Production (THEA 308A)
or Junior Project (THEA 386)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 332B)1 if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option

2013: Fall Semester (15-18 units)

2014: Spring Semester (13-16 units)

Theatre Internship (THEA 450C)3
Christian Heritage (CHIS 400C)4
Literary Perspectives (ENGL 300C)
Speech & Composition (COMM 201C)
U.S. Government (POLS 155C)
or U.S. History (HIST 156C)
Theatrical Production (THEA 408A)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 432A)1 if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option
Senior Project: Capstone (THEA 495C)
Lab Science (4 units)
Elective (3 units)
World Civilizations II (HIST 204C)4
Theatrical Production (THEA 408B)
Theatrical Performance (THEA 432B)1
if cast
Dance class at OCC elective option


Notes:

  • 1 additional unit of Intermediate Set or 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 or not a Theatre scholarship has been awarded. Enroll in 1 Theatrical Production unit if you have units available.
  • Additional dance classes are recommended if your schedule permits.
  • If all of the dance course options are not taken, you will need to replace them with other elective units.
  • Enroll in Theatrical Performance for 1-2 units depending on your needs. You must enroll in at least 1 unit when cast.
  • Script Analysis OR Playwriting 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 in Fall 2013 and Christian Heritage in Spring 2014.