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Dance

DANCE 2 Selected Topics: Dance Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one of the specialized areas of dance not already covered by existing curricula. (CSU)

DANCE 3A Beginning Choreography Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is the study of theory, psychology, and skills of dance. Practical application through class projects plus college and community performances directed by the student is emphasized. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 3B Advanced Choreography Units 2
Prerequisites: DANCE 3A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the advanced elements of composition. Short studies in dance composition in relation to musical and dramatic forms are presented. Lectures, discussions, and demonstrations are included. Practical application through class projects plus college and community performances directed by the student is presented. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 5A Introductory Production:
Repertory Company Units 3
Prerequisites: Audition.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an opportunity for the student to learn choreography, staging, costuming, and presentation forms of dance. These performances include concerts in conjunction with other dance production classes and participation in drama productions as dancers. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 5B Beginning Production: Repertory
Company Units 3
Prerequisites: DANCE 5A or audition.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an opportunity for the student to learn a repertory of dances, direct and stage materials of various performance styles. These performances may include concerts in conjunction with other dance production classes and participation in drama productions as dancers. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 5C Intermediate Production:
Repertory Company Units 3
Prerequisites: DANCE 5B or audition.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide the student with lectures, readings, and assignments designed specifically to develop styles, qualities, methods, and materials of various performance techniques. Emphasis is on learning a repertory of dances and performing on and off campus in a variety of settings. These performances include concerts in conjunction with other dance production classes and participation in drama productions as dancers. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 5D Advanced Production:
Repertory Company Units 3
Prerequisites: DANCE 5C or audition.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide the student with lectures, readings, and assignments to develop advanced style theories, form methods, and materials of various performance techniques. Emphasis is on learning a repertory of dances and performing on and off campus in a variety of settings. These performances include concerts in conjunction with other dance production classes and participation in drama productions as dancers. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 5E Production and Repertory
Company Units 3
Prerequisites: DANCE 5D; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide the student with a series of lectures, readings, and assignments designed specifically to develop the student's skills using advanced styles, theories, form methods, and materials of various performance techniques. Emphasis is on learning a repertory of dances and performing on and off campus in a variety of settings. These performances include concerts in conjunction with other dance production classes and participation in drama productions as dancers. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 6A Introductory Ballet Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to present the fundamental theory and practice of ballet techniques. Emphasis is placed on placement, body alignment, muscular control, and the development of vocabulary of basic ballet positions and steps. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 6B Beginning Ballet Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 6A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a review of the fundamental theory and practice of ballet techniques. In addition, material covered is universally accepted Grade 1. Combinations are stressed. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 7A Intermediate Ballet Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 6B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a review of the fundamental theory and practice of Grade 1 ballet techniques. In addition, material covered is universally accepted Grade 2. Combinations are stressed. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 7B Advanced Ballet Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 7A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a review of the fundamental theory and practice of Grade 2 ballet techniques. In addition, material covered is universally accepted Grades 3 and 4. More complex combinations and choreography are stressed. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8A Introductory Modern Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to condition the student and to study the use of the body in rhythmic motion in some of the less complicated dances. Fundamental techniques are emphasized. Lectures and discussion are included. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8B Beginning Modern Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 8A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of techniques learned in the course including both pattern and creative dances. There are limited public performances. Lectures and discussions are included. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8C Intermediate Modern Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 8B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of intermediate dance techniques and patterns. Creative dances are practiced with the express purpose of establishing individual and group dances for public performances. Lectures and discussions are included. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8D Advanced Modern Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 8C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of advanced techniques, styles, and rhythms used in creative dances. These are practiced with the express purposes of establishing solo, individual, and group dances for public performances. Lectures and discussions are included. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8E Introductory Jazz Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introduction to standard jazz dance terminology, anatomy, primary stretches, isolations, port de bras, and fundamental jazz combinations. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8F Beginning Jazz Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 8E or equivalent.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the student to standard beginning terminology, jazz dance techniques, and dance combinations. The course includes comparisons of modern jazz and rock techniques. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8G Intermediate Jazz Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 8F.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the student to intermediate levels of technique and jazz dance combinations for performance level. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 8H Advanced Jazz Dance Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DANCE 8G.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the student to advanced levels of technique and jazz dance combinations for performance levels. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 20A Introductory Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the development of introductory skills and body agility necessary for participation in theatre productions. The course is offered in jazz and tap modes. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 20B Beginning Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: DANCE 20A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the development of beginning skills, dance movements, techniques, and styles for participation in theatre productions. The course is offered in jazz and tap modes. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 20C Intermediate Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: DANCE 20B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the variety of intermediate styles, rhythms, improvisations, techniques, and skills needed for participation in theatre production. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 20D Advanced Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: DANCE 20C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the variety of advanced styles, rhythms, improvisations, techniques, and skills needed for participation in theatre production. (UC, CSU)

DANCE 50H Special Studies: Dance Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of survey course with a grade of `B` or better and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is open to all the student qualified to do advanced work in the field. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and the course may be repeated for a maximum total of four units. (CSU)

DANCE 80 Selected Topics: Dance Units 0.5-3
Prerequisites: None; exempt from assessment testing.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one or more of the specialized areas of dance not already covered by the existing curriculum. Units in this course do not count toward an associate degree.

Developmental Education

DV ED 15 Selected Topics: Learning Skills Units 1
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to meet the specific needs of the student in the acquisition of learning skills in reading, study skills, writing, mathematics, and English as a Second Language (ESL). (CSU)

DV ED 70A Vocabulary Improvement Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to improve and enrich a student's college level vocabulary through word study, use of context clues, knowledge of Greek and Latin roots, and structural analysis. Units in this course do not count toward an associate degree.

DV ED 70B Spelling Improvement Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an advanced, accelerated program designed to help the student improve spelling skills through the study of phonetic, historic, and linguistic patterns of the English language. Units in this course do not count toward an associate degree.

DV ED 75 Selected Topics: Learning Skills Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to meet the specific needs of the student in the acquisition of learning skills in reading, study skills, writing, mathematics, and English as a Second Language (ESL).

DV ED 76 Memory and Thinking Skills Units 2
Prerequisites: Reading level I or concurrent enrollment in reading level I.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to emphasize improving memory and thinking skills needed for success in content area studies.

DV ED 77 Applied Mathematics
Laboratory Units 0.5-3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a developmental approach to the acquisition of essential mathematics competencies in a laboratory setting. The Applied Mathematics Laboratory provides each student with individualized diagnosis, prescription and instruction to acquire mastery of computational and problem-solving skills. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DV ED 79 Applied Mathematics
Laboratory Units 0.5-3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a developmental approach to the acquisition of essential mathematics competencies in a laboratory setting. The Applied Mathematics Laboratory provides each student with individualized diagnosis, prescription and instruction to acquire mastery of computational and problem-solving skills. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DV ED 86A Applied Mathematics: Whole Number
Computational Skills Units 0.5
Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in DV ED 78.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide the prerequisite mathematics competencies necessary for success in vocational and/or professional programs. Specifically, this course covers whole number computational skills including order of operations and proportions. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DV ED 86B Applied Mathematics: Word
Problems Units 0.5
Prerequisites: DV ED 86A; concurrent enrollment in DV ED 78.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed for the prerequisite mathematics competencies necessary for success in vocational and/or professional programs. Specifically, this course covers whole number problem solving using analytical and critical thinking strategies. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DV ED 86C Applied Mathematics:
Fractions Units 0.5
Prerequisites: DV ED 86B; concurrent enrollment in DV ED 78.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide the prerequisite mathematics competencies necessary for success in vocaitonal and/or professional programs. Specifically, this course covers fraction concepts and vocabulary, fraction computational skills and fraction problem solving using analytical and critical thinking strategies. Units earned this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DV ED 86D Applied Mathematics: Decimals and
Percents Units 0.5
Prerequisites: DV ED 86C; concurrent enrollment in DV ED 78 is required.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed for the student to provide the prerequisite mathematics competencies necessary for success in vocational and/or professional programs. Specifically, this course covers decimal and percent computational skills as well as decimal and percent problem-solving using analytical and critical thinking strategies. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DV ED 87 Survival Mathematics Units 2
Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in DV ED 77.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide basic arithmetic concepts, vocabulary and problem solving skills necessary for compentency in basic mathematics. This course focuses on mathematical vocabulary and correct language usage enabling the English as a Second Language (ESL) student to effectively express numerical concepts. Additionally, this course provides instruction and practice in whole number computational and problem solving skills along with practical skills in money management and measurement. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

Diesel Technology

DIESL 41 Heavy Duty Brakes Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skill in working on air brake systems. Basic instruction is provided through practical work on truck brake systems and related mock-ups in preparation for employment in the truck and diesel industry. (CSU)

DIESL 42 Heavy Duty Power Trains Units 3.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skills in working on transmissions and clutches. Basic and advanced instruction is provided through practical work on truck transmissions and clutches used in today's modern trucks in preparation for employment in the truck and diesel industry. (CSU)

DIESL 43 Heavy Duty Truck Components Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skills in working on differentials, steering systems, and suspension systems. Basic and advanced instruction is provided through practical work on truck components used in today's modern truck in preparation for employment in the truck and diesel industry. (CSU)

DIESL 44 Diesel Engine Principles Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skills in working on engines and vehicle maintenance. Basic instruction is provided through practical work on diesel engines and related mock-ups in the preparation for employment in the truck and diesel industry. (CSU)

DIESL 45 Diesel Engine Repair Units 4.5
Prerequisites: DIESL 44 or concurrent enrollment in DIESL 44.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to prepare the student to repair and replace components on diesel engines. The course provides advanced technical information addressing complete overhaul and testing of diesel engines used in different makes of trucks. (CSU)

DIESL 46 Diesel Engine Fuel and Tune-Up Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skills in working on diesel fuel systems. Basic and advanced instruction is provided through practical work on diesel fuel pumps, injectors and engines in preparation for employment in the truck and diesel industry. (CSU)

DIESL 47 Diesel Air Conditioning Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skills in working on diesel air conditioning systems. The course provides basic and advanced instruction through practical work on components used in today's modern equipment. (CSU)

DIESL 48 Allison Transmission Service Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and develop skills in working on Allison automatic transmissions. Basic and advanced instruction is provided through practical work on Allison transmissions used in today's modern trucks, buses, and recreational vehicles. (CSU)

DIESL 49 Computer Diagnosis and
Troubleshooting Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide technical information and to develop skills in working on diesel engine electronic controls. The operation, construction, and service procedures on various manufacturer in electronic fuel systems used in today's modern trucks is included. (CSU)

DIESL 69V Internship: Diesel Mechanics Units 1-8
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: The student must enroll in a course that is directly related to the diesel mechanics internship. The student must enroll in a minimum of 7 units during the semester including internship units. For summer session, the student must enroll in one related course in addition to internship. The combined total number of units a student may take in internship, work experience, and occupational practice may not exceed a maximum of 16 units. Participation requires submission and approval of internship program objectives and an employer internship agreement.
Advisories: GUID 30, 31, 32, 33.

This course is designed for the student participating in an occupational internship in diesel mechanics. Application of discipline-related skills and knowledge of Secretaries Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) competencies is emphasized. Each student is engaged in a specific research project or on-the-job learning activities under the supervision of a worksite supervisor and a college internship instructor. (CSU)

DIESL 75 Selected Topics: Diesel
Technology Units 0.5-3
Prerequisites: None; exempt from assessment testing.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one or more of the specialized areas of diesel technology not already covered by the existing curriculum. Units in this course do not count toward an associate degree.

DIESL 75A Opportunities in Diesel
Technology Units 0.5
Prerequisites: None; exempt from assessment testing.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This topic course is designed to introduce the studnt to career opportunities in Diesel Technology. Educational requirements, educational resources, and career-specific information are discussed. Units earned in this course do not count toward the associate degree.

DIESL 87A Diesel Specialization Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DIESL 41 or DIESL 44.
Limitations on Enrollment: This course requires instructor approval to enroll.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed for the advanced student in diesel technology. The student completes an advanced specialized project developed in consultation with the instructor.

DIESL 87B Diesel Specialization Units 3
Prerequisites: DIESL 41 or DIESL 44.
Limitations on Enrollment: This course requires instructor approval to enroll.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed for the advanced student in diesel technology. The student completes an advanced specialized project developed in consultation with the instructor.

Dramatic Arts

DRAMA 1A Introductory Actor's Studio Units 6
Prerequisites: DRAMA 19A or concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 19A.
Limitations on Enrollment: Qualified performer.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a practical, performance-oriented introduction to an integrated program of skills in actor training for the career-oriented drama students. Studies include basic principles of acting, improvisation, voice and movement dynamics, and beginning scene study. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 1B Beginning Actor's Studio Units 6
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 19A and DRAMA 1A and reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading; concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 19B or completion of DRAMA 19B.
Limitations on Enrollment: Qualified performer.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer a further examination of an integrated program of beginning skills in actor training for the career-oriented acting student. Studies include audition techniques, beginning scene study, speech for the stage, and dialects. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 1C Intermediate Actor's Studio Units 8
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 19B and DRAMA 1B and reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading; concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 19C or completion of DRAMA 19C.
Limitations on Enrollment: Qualified performer.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the career-oriented student to an integrated program of intermediate skills in actor training. Studies include intermediate audition techniques, Shakespeare scene study, intermediate scene study, and project work in one or more classic styles. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 1D Advanced Actor's Studio Units 8
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 19C and DRAMA 1C.
Corequisites: Reading level I with concurrent enrollment in reading; concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 19D or completion of DRAMA 19D.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer a further examination of an integrated program of advanced skills in actor training for the career-oriented acting student. Studies include advanced scene study and projects, advanced audition techniques, and acting for the camera. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 5 Selected Topics: Drama Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one of the specialized areas of drama not already covered by existing curricula. (CSU)

DRAMA 6A Beginning Improvisational
Theatre Units 2
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as an introduction to theatre games in which the student learns to improvise a story, character, and setting. The student is able to create through pantomime as well as vocal techniques. The course culminates in an improvisational performance technique called "Harold." The course is designed for the student interested in the creative process whether in the visual arts, writing, performing arts, or education. (CSU)

DRAMA 6B Advanced Improvisational
Theatre Units 2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 6A and reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a continuation of theatre games in which the student learns to improvise a story, character, and setting. The course culminates in an improvisational performance technique called "Harold." The course is designed for all the student interested in the creative process whether in the visual arts, writing, performing arts, or education. (CSU)

DRAMA 10 Theatre Appreciation Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a survey course designed to develop an appreciation of theatre as an art form to include general nature of dramatic presentation, elements of dramatic structure, types of drama, and particular contributions of the actor, director, designers, technicians, and audience. (UC, CSU, CAN DRAM 18)

DRAMA 15A Make-Up for The Theatre Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introduction to the theory and techniques in the use of make-up for the theatre, such as straight, age, and character make-up, beard construction, and special effects. Laboratory sessions plus work on a make-up crew for college productions or a special project are conducted. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 15B Advanced Make-Up for The
Theatre Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is the application of the theory and techniques in the use of make-up for the theatre, such as straight, age, and character make-up, beard construction, and special effects. Laboratory sessions plus work on a make-up crew for college productions or a special project are conducted. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 16A History of Theatre:
Primitive to 1800 Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the physical structure, representative plays, practices, and theatre traditions from primitive times to the 1800s. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 16B History of Theatre: 1800 to
Present Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce the scenic styles, theatre architecture, representative plays, practices and theatre traditions from 1800 to the present in Europe and America. Influences derived from the Asian theatre are also included. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 17A Introductory Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the development of introductory skills and body agility necessary for participation in theatre productions. The course is offered in jazz and tap modes. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 17B Beginning Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: DRAMA 17A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the development of beginning skills, dance movements, techniques, and styles for participation in theatre productions. The course is offered in jazz and tap modes. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 17C Intermediate Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: DRAMA 17B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the variety of intermediate styles, rhythms, improvisations, techniques, and skills needed for participation in theater production. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 17D Advanced Theatre Dance and
Movement Units 0.5-1
Prerequisites: DRAMA 17C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to study the role of choreographed dance and the variety of advanced styles, rhythms, improvisations, techniques, and skills needed for participation in theater production. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 18A Beginning Fencing Units 1-1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is the development of the basic skills and techniques of fencing with the three combative weapons of foil, epee, and sabre. The course covers developmental exercises with skills and techniques in formal competition. The drama or dance student finds it valuable for mental and body discipline on the stage. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 18B Intermediate Fencing Units 1-1.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 18A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is provided for the development of the intermediate skills and techniques of fencing with the three combative weapons of foil, epee, and sabre. The course covers developmental exercises with skills and techniques in formal competition. The drama or dance student finds it valuable for mental and body discipline on the stage. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 18C Advanced Fencing Units 1-1.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 18B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is provided for the development of the advanced skills and techniques of fencing with the three comparative weapons of foil, epee, and sabre. The course covers developmental exercise with skills and techniques in formal competition. The drama or dance student finds it valuable for mental and body discipline on the stage. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 19A Introductory Technical Theatre
Workshop Units 2.5
Prerequisites: Reading level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introductory lecture, demonstration and laboratory experience covering the technical phases of scenic, lighting, sound, and costume production including construction, cutting, sewing, painting, rigging, placement, and manipulation of stage scenery, lighting, sound properties, and selection of materials. The student studies the aesthetics, practical applications, and the principles of set, sound, lighting, costume design, and construction. Crew work on productions is required of the student. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 19B Beginning Technical Theatre
Workshop Units 2.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 19A; Reading level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a beginning lecture, demonstration, and laboratory experience concerning all technical phases of scenic, lighting, sound, and costume production including construction, painting, rigging, introduction to design principles, color theory, fabrics, sound, properties, and selection of materials. Students further study the aesthetics, practical applications, and the principles of set, sound, lighting, and costume design as it applies to the actors performance. Crew work on productions is required of students. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 19C Intermediate Technical Theatre
Workshop Units 2.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 19B; Reading Level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a survey made through lecture, demonstration, and laboratory experience on all technical phases of scenic, lighting, sound, and costume production including design. Students gain additional knowledge of the principles of design as it specifically applies to the sets, properties, costumes, sound, and lighting. Students also gain knowledge of costume history, history of scenic techniques, and history as it applies to properties. Crew work on productions is required of students. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 19D Advanced Technical Theatre
Workshop Units 2.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 19C; Reading Level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a survey made through lecture, demonstration, and laboratory experience on all technical phases of scene and costume production including construction, painting, rigging, placement, and manipulation of stage scenery, lighting equipment, sound, properties, and selection of materials. Students gain knowledge of all directorial concepts as it specifically applies to the design of sets, properties, costumes, sound, and lighting. Crew work on productions is required of students. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 22 Scene Design Units 3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 20A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a survey of a scenic design for the theatre from he time of the Greeks to the present. The course is an introduction to basic design problems for the stage. There is training in model building, rendering, and structural drawing. Work on college productions is required. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 23 Costuming Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a beginning course in custom construction, fabrics, wardrobe plotting, and historical styles. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 25A Applied Dramatic Art Units 1-3
Prerequisites: Qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is for rehearsal, performance, and crew work for public performance. The course includes all phases of production, acting, technical staff, and house management. Emphasis is placed on individual initiative, dependability, development, and participation. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 25B Applied Dramatic Art Units 1-3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 25A; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a continuation of rehearsal, performance, and crew work for public performance. The course includes all phases of production, acting, technical staff, and house management. Emphasis is placed on individual initiative, dependability, development, and participation. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 25C Applied Dramatic Art Units 1-3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 25B; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is for intermediate rehearsal, performance, and crew work for public performance. The course includes all phases of production, acting, technical staff, and house management. Emphasis is placed on individual initiative, dependability, development, and participation. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 25D Applied Dramatic Art Units 1-3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 25C; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is for advanced rehearsal, performance, and crew work for public performance. The course includes all phases of production, acting, technical staff, and house management. Emphasis is placed on individual initiative, dependability, development, and participation. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 25E Applied Dramatic Art Units 1-3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 25D: concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 1 or completion of DRAMA 10; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed for advance rehearsal, performance, and crew work for public performance. The course includes all phases of production, acting, technical staff, and house management. Emphasis is placed on individual initiative, dependability, development, and participation. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 26A Repertory Theatre Workshop Units 2
Prerequisites: Audition.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introduction to rehearsal, performance, and crew work where emphasis is placed on solving the problems of production by preparation of several plays or musicals for public performance. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 26B Repertory Theatre Workshop Units 2
Prerequisites: DRAMA 26A; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a beginning course in rehearsal, performance, and crew work where emphasis is placed on solving the problems of production by preparation of several plays or musicals for public performance. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 26C Repertory Theatre Workshop Units 2
Prerequisites: DRAMA 26B; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an intermediate course in rehearsal, performance, and crew work where emphasis is placed on solving the problems of production by preparation of several plays or musicals for public performance. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 26D Repertory Theatre Workshop Units 2
Prerequisites: DRAMA 26C or audition.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a culminating course in rehearsal, performance, and crew work where emphasis is placed on solving the problems of production by preparation of several plays for public performance. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 26E Repertory Theatre Workshop Units 2
Prerequisites: DRAMA 26D; concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 1 or completion of DRAMA 1D; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a culminating course in rehearsal, performance, and crew work where emphasis is placed on solving the problems of production by preparation of several plays or musicals for public performance. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 28A Musical Revue Cabaret Theatre Units 1.5
Prerequisites: Qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a course in musical theatre which gives an overview of the development of the musical and cabaret review performance historically, musically, and dramatically, and its application to vaudeville and the more intimate contemporary form, the cabaret act. Culminating activities include selection preparation, and performance of selected sketches, musical numbers, and dancing with appropriate narrative. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 28B Musical Revue Cabaret
Theatre Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 28A; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a course in musical theatre which informally reviews the development of the musical and cabaret performance and its application to vaudeville and the more intimate contemporary form, the cabaret act. Culminating activities include selection, preparation, and performance of selected sketches, musical numbers, and dancing with appropriate narrative dealing with the 1910-20 genre. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 28C Musical Revue Cabaret Theatre Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 28B; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a course in musical theatre which focuses on the different aspects of cabaret and musical revue. Culminating activities include preparation, and performance of selected sketches including an original sketch by students and organizing food and service for the audience. Special emphasis is given to comedy sketches and their writing and performance. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 28D Musical Revue Cabaret Theatre Units 1.5
Prerequisites: DRAMA 28C; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a course in musical theatre which gives the student an opportunity to develop solo and scripted materials for cabaret and musical revue performances. Culminating activities include selection, preparation, and performance of selected sketches, musical numbers, and dancing with an emphasis on single person presentations. Writing of original narrative and scripts is required. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 31A Beginning Principles and Practices
of Acting Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to introduce basic principles of acting including improvisation, characterization development, rehearsal process and basic stage terminology culminating in scene work and audition techniques. (UC, CSU, CAN DRAMA8)

DRAMA 31B Advanced Principles and Practices of
Acting Units 3
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 31A and reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to develop a firm foundation in advanced acting techniques. Emphasis is placed on improvisation and scene work. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 37 Theatre Management and
Promotion Units 2.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to present principles of organization, operation, and administration of educational, community and professional theatre as well as box office operations, production accounting, ticket sales, house management and promotional media. Supervised experience in developing drama publicity materials, box office operations, and house management is emphasized. ( CSU)

DRAMA 38 Acting for the Camera Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to examine the skills and techniques necessary for acting in the film and television media. Studies include camera orientation and terminology, on-camera scene study, monologues, improvisation, and acting for commercials. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 44A Introductory Children's Theatre Units 4
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed for introductory play selection, acting, movement, rehearsal, and a public performance for a children's audience. (CSU)

DRAMA 44B Beginning Children's Theatre Units 4
Prerequisites: DRAMA 44A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.
This course is designed for beginning play selection, acting, movement, rehearsal, and a public performance for a children's audience. (CSU)

DRAMA 44C Intermediate Children's Theatre Units 4
Prerequisites: DRAMA 44B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.
This course is designed for intermediate play selection, acting, movement, rehearsal, and a public performance for a children's audience. (CSU)

DRAMA 44D Advanced Children's Theatre Units 4
Prerequisites: DRAMA 44C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.
This course is designed for advanced play selection, acting, movement, rehearsal, and public performance for a children's audience. (CSU)

DRAMA 47A Musical Theatre Workshop Units 3
Prerequisites: Qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.
This course is designed to teach the student how to perform in the genre of musical theatre. Emphasis is placed on learning how to make believable transitions in characterizations from acting, to singing, and to dancing. History and styles of musicals are included. The course is not designed to teach the basic elements of acting, singing, or dancing, but rather how to coordinate them. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 47B Musical Theatre Workshop Units 3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 47A; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a continuation of the theory and techniques used to perform in the genre of musical theatre. Emphasis is placed on learning how to make believable transitions in characterizations from acting, to singing, to dancing. History and styles of musicals are included. The course is not designed to teach the basic elements of acting, singing, or dancing, but rather how to coordinate them. (UC, CSU)


DRAMA 47C Musical Theatre Workshop Units 3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 47B; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a continuation of the theory and techniques used to perform in the genre of musical theatre. Emphasis is placed on learning how to make believable transitions in characterizations from acting, to singing, to dancing. History and styles of musicals are included. The course is not designed to teach the basic elements of acting, singing, or dancing, but rather how to coordinate them. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 47D Musical Theatre Workshop Units 3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 47C; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a continuation of the theory and techniques used to perform in the genre of musical theatre. The emphasis is placed on learning how to make believable transition in characterizations from acting, to singing, to dancing. History and styles of musicals are included. The course is not designed to teach the basic elements of acting, singing, or dancing, but rather how to coordinate them. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 47E Musical Theatre Workshop Units 3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 47D; concurrent enrollment in DRAMA 1 or completion of DRAMA 1D; qualified performer.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a continuation of the theory and techniques used to perform in the genre of musical theatre. Emphasis is placed on learning how to make believable transitions in characterizations from acting, to singing, to dancing. History and styles of musicals are included. The course is not designed to teach the basic elements of acting, singing, or dancing, but rather how to coordinate them. (UC, CSU)

DRAMA 48A Beginning Creative Dramatics Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a beginning process by which original dramatizations are developed with children through work in storytelling, characterization activities, theatre games, and other dramatic forms. Observations, student teaching with children, and participation in group assignments characterize the activities of the course. The course is designed for the future teacher or early childhood major. ( CSU)

DRAMA 48B Advanced Creative Dramatics Units 3
Prerequisites: DRAMA 48A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as an advanced process by which or developing original dramatizations are developed with children through work in storytelling, characterization activities, theatre games, and other dramatic forms. Observations, student teaching with children, and participation in group assignments characterize the activities of the course. The course is designed for future teachers and early childhood majors. (CSU)

DRAMA 50A Special Studies: Drama Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 16A or DRAMA 16B with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and the Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in drama. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for a maximum of four units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50B Special Studies: Directing Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 16A or DRAMA 16B with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and the Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in directing. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for a maximum of 4 units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50C Special Studies: Technical
Theatre Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 19A course with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and the Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in technical theatre. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for a maximum of 4 units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50D Special Studies: Dance Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 17A with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to instructor and Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in dance. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for a maximum of four units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50E Special Studies: House/Box Office
Management Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 16A or DRAMA 16B course with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in the house/box office management. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and the course may be repeated for a maximum of four units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50F Special Studies: Playwriting Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 16A or DRAMA 16B course with grade of "B" better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in playwriting. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for maximum of four units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50G Special Studies: Acting Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of survey course with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in the acting. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for a maximum of four units. (CSU)

DRAMA 50H Special Studies: Costuming Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of DRAMA 19A with grade of "B" or better; and presentation of a project acceptable to the instructor and Division Chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed so a qualified student may do advanced work in costuming. The course includes research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study, and it may be repeated for a maximum of four units. (CSU)

DRAMA 80 Selected Topics: Drama Units 0.5-3
Prerequisites: None; exempt from assessment testing.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one or more of the specialized areas of drama not already covered by the existing curriculum. Units in this course do not count toward an associate degree.


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