Theatre Arts (Acting), Associate in Arts
Upon successful of completion of the Theatre Arts (Acting) Associate in Arts degree, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for entry-level career placement and/or advanced degree transfer in theatre performance. A rigorous, disciplined, and innovative two year curriculum in acting is complimented by integrated studies in technical theatre, theatre history, and theatre production specifically designed to augment the acting focus. Developed for the career-oriented theatre student, the acting program seeks to unlock intuitive potential for performance, and combine it with a powerful, yet flexible set of techniques and skills. Additionally, the theatre training will contribute to the student's development of people management skills, collaboration strategies, and artistic aesthetic.
Program Learning Outcomes
Complete one of the following general education patterns:
Students are advised to double-count courses in the major or area of emphasis to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of both major/area of emphasis and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.
Major Requirements - Core
Complete 18 units
Major Requirements - Restricted Electives
Area A - Techniques - Complete 6 units selected from:
Area B - Production - Complete 6 units selected from:
Minimum Major Units Required: 30
Complete all courses with a grade of "C" or better.
Minimum Degree Units Required: 60