Associate in Arts

Complete Major, MPC General Education Pattern, Competency Requirements,
and 60 transferable units

Associate Degree Major Requirements
  Units
Certificate Requirements
   24
(No additional major courses required)
   

 


Associate in Arts (Transfer Preparation Degree)

Complete Major, CSU General Education or IGETC Pattern, Competency
Requirements, and 60 transferable units.

Associate Degree Major Requirements
  Units
Select at least 18 units from the following:
   18
THEA 1
Introduction to Theatre (3)
 
THEA 11
Voice & Oral Interpretation (3)

THEA 15A
Acting I (3)
 
THEA 15B
Acting II (3)
 
THEA 21A
Theatre Workshop (3)
 
THEA 23
Intro to Stage Lighting (3)
 
THEA 24
Fundamentals of Costume Design (3)

Select 3 units from the following:

   3
THEA 65
Rehearsal & Performance Workshop - Comedy (2)

THEA 67
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Original (2)

THEA 68
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Drama (2)

THEA 75
Acting Workshop - Adv. Comedy (1-3)

THEA 76
Acting Workshop - Adv. Dramatic (1-3)

THEA 77
Acting Workshop - Adv. Musical (1-3)

THEA 78
Acting Workshop (1-3)


Total Major Units
21

 


Certificate of Achievement (Acting, Direction or Technical Theatre)

Complete the following certificate requirements.

Certificate Requirements
  Units
THEA 1
Introduction to Theatre (3)
    
THEA 11
Voice and Oral Interpretation (3)
   
THEA 15A
Acting I (3)
   
THEA 18A
Elementary Directing (3)
   
THEA 21A
Theatre Workshop I (3)
   

Total Required Course Units
  15

 

Select 9 additional units from concentration I, II or III.

I.     Acting: Select one course from each of the following areas a, b, and c - for a total of 9 units.

a.
 Performance  
THEA 15B
 Acting II (3)
  
THEA 15C
 Advanced Acting (3)
  
THEA 16A
 Acting for the Camera I (3)
 
THEA 16B
 Acting for the Camera II (3)
   
THEA 30
Chamber/Readers Theatre (2)
   
THEA 31
Acting Improvisation (3)
  
THEA 49
Summer Musical Company (3)
  
THEA 57
Touring Theatre (3)
  
THEA 59A
Repertory Theatre - Musical (3)
 
THEA 75
Acting Workshop - Adv. Comedy (1-3)

THEA 76
Acting Workshop - Adv. Dramatic (1-3)

B.
 Technique  
THEA 12
Stage Movement (2)
  
THEA 13
Audition Techniques for the Stage (2)
  
THEA 24
Fundamentals of Costume Design (3)
  
THEA 25
Stage Makeup (3)
  
C.
 Literature  
THEA 4
Intercultural Drama (3)
  
THEA 5
Film Appreciation (3)
  
THEA 7A
Writing for the Theatre (3)
      

 

II.    Directing: Select one course from each of the following areas a, b, and c - for a total of 9 units.

a.
 Performance  
THEA 15B
Acting II (3)
 
THEA 30
Chamber/Readers Theatre (2)
 
THEA 65
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Comedy (2)

THEA 67
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Original (2)

THEA 68
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Drama (2)

B.
 Technique  
THEA 12
Stage Movement (2)

THEA 13
Audition Techniques for the Stage (2)

THEA 18B
Intermediate Directing (3)

THEA 23
Intro to Stage Lighting (3)

THEA 24
Fundamentals of Costume Design (3)

C.
 Literature  
THEA 4
Intercultural Drama (3)

THEA 5
Film Appreciation (3)

THEA 7A
Writing for the Theatre I (3)
 
THEA 7B
Writing for the Theatre II (3)

THEA 8A
Beginning Screenwriting (3)

THEA 8B
Intermediate Screenwriting (3)

THEA 8C
Advanced Screenwriting (2)

THEA 103
Film Directors to Watch (3)

THEA 104
European Films (3)

THEA 106
Film and American Culture (3)

THEA 109
Intro to the Documentary Film (3)

III.   Technical Theatre: Select 9 units from the following.

A.
 Technical
THEA 21B
Theatre Workshop (2)
  
THEA 23
Intro to Stage Lighting (3)
 
THEA 24
Fundamentals of Costume Design (3)
 
THEA 25
Stage Makeup (3)
 
THEA 30
Chamber/Readers Theatre
 
THEA 65
Rehearsal ad Performance Workshop - Comedy (2)
 
THEA 67
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Original (2)

THEA 68
Rehearsal and Performance Workshop - Drama (2)

THEA 70
Technical Workshop (2)
 
                                                                                                           Total Certificate Units:       24