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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre B.A./B.S.

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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree

Major in Theatre

(Major Code: 209)

University Core Curriculum Requirements

Refer to the “University Core Curriculum ” section of this catalog.


Theatre majors are required to sign up for only one credit hour of practicum (THRE 1120 THRE 3199 ) per semester (six hours total).

Theatre Program Requirements

  1. Every theatre major will perform satisfactorily in at least one role or technical crew position (including design, management and production running crews) for one show per semester. Academic eligibility factors into casting and production assignments; therefore, theatre majors should maintain an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher, keep regular attendance in all classes, and make a “C” or better in all courses required by the major.
  2. All theatre performance majors will audition for all WTAMU Theatre productions unless excused from audition by the director of the production.
  3. All theatre majors will attend the required jury evaluation at the end of the semester.
    • New theatre majors will have a jury at the end of their first semester in the program.
    • All theatre majors will have a jury at the end of each spring semester.

And one of the two emphases

Required Courses for Emphases

B.A./B.S. requirements and electives to total 120 hours

39 hours of which must be advanced.

Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides

 The following Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides (suggested course sequence) are available by linking to Advising Services Degree Checklists:

  • B.A. or B.S.: Theatre (Performance Emphasis)
  • B.A. or B.S.: Theatre (Design and Technology Emphasis)
  • B.A.: Theatre (Education, All-Level Certification)

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