Theatre

Transfer
An option of Arts & Sciences
Catalog year 2015/2016

Offers students an opportunity to experience theater on a variety of levels, enabling them to participate as theatrical apprentices, to transfer to a four-year theater program or to obtain an associate in arts degree.

Contact

Tad Janes
Program Manager
301.846.2515

Karen Santelli
CHA Academic Office Manager
301.846.2512

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  • Students must complete their credit English and Mathematics within the first 24 credits.
  • One general education course must meet the cultural competence graduation requirement. 
  • CORE: The General Education CORE is that foundation of the higher education curriculum providing a coherent intellectual experience for all students. Students should check with an advisor or the transfer institution (ARTSYS) before selecting General Education CORE requirements. http://www.acaff.usmh.usmd.edu/artweb/index.html
 
Course  Credits
English
 
EN 101–English Composition 3
Mathematics
 
Mathematics Elective (GenEd course list) 3/4
Social & Behavioral Sciences
 
Two courses selected from different disciplines 6
Arts & Humanities
 
AR 100–Introduction to the Creative Arts 3
Communications Elective (GenEd course list) 3
Humanities Elective (GenEd course list) 3
Biological & Physical Sciences
 
Two courses selected from different disciplines (GenEd course list) 7/8
General Education Elective  (Select from GenEd course list) 3
PE/Health Requirement 1
Departmental Requirements
 
THR 101–Introduction to Theater 3
THR 102–Introduction to Acting 3
THR 121–Stagecraft 3
THR 206–Advanced Acting 3
Electives 16
Students should check with an advisor or institution (ARTSYS) before
selecting their electives. Depending on the transfer institution, recommended
electives may include: THR 104, THR 105, THR 110, THR 203, THR 204, THR 205, 
THR 212, THR/EN 229

 
Total 60

 
Students will be able to:
  1. Understand the historical context of theatre and drama, including its relationship to contemporary society and culture.
  2. Demonstrate an introductory practical, working knowledge of how to produce a play on stage, including all related performance, script, design, and technical aspects.
  3. Critically differentiate and evaluate what they and other have created.
  4. Gain experience with individual and collaborative processes needed to produce and understand theatre.
The Career & Transfer Center has a variety of print and electronic resources available to help with transfer planning. ARTSYS, a computerized articulation system created especially to help community college students transfer to Maryland four-year institutions is available, as well as College Source and College Board. College Source also allows students to view college catalogs from across the nation. For more information, visit the Career & Transfer Center, Enrollment Services Building, J-201, 301.846.2594.