Bachelor of Arts in Drama (Emphasis in Technical and Design)

Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Major

78 semester credit hours.

Drama Major Rehearsal and Production Requirement

Drama majors must enroll in DRAM 1312 or DRAM 2312 or DRAM 3312 or DRAM 4412 each semester of full-time enrollment.  The course number should correspond to the student's class level.  For example a First Time Student should enroll in DRAM 1312, a Sophomore Student should enroll in DRAM 2312 and so on.  Transfer students should enroll in DRAM 3312 or DRAM 4412 after consulting with a Drama Program advisor.

The following is a list of courses required of a B.A. in Drama with a Technical and Design emphasis:

Drama Core Courses
DRAM 1312Rehearsal and Production I (taken two times)2
DRAM 1321Script Reading (taken two times)1
DRAM 2312Rehearsal and Performance II (taken two times)2
DRAM 2433Theatrical Makeup3
DRAM 2213Performance I3
DRAM 2113Stagecraft I3
DRAM 3312Rehearsal and Performance III (taken two times)2
DRAM 3473The Theatre and Its Drama: Before 17153
DRAM 3483The Theatre and Its Drama: Since 17153
DRAM 3523Play Directing3
DRAM 4412Rehearsal and Production II (taken two times)2
DRAM 4603Summer Stock (taken two times)3
Emphasis Area
DRAM 3423Drafting for the Stage3
DRAM 3433Stagecraft II: Scene Painting3
DRAM 3461Stage Management1
DRAM 4403Scenic Design3
DRAM 4413Costume Design3
DRAM 4423Stage Lighting3
DRAM 4472Sound Design and Technology2
Electives12
Take twelve SCH of drama or related studies
Foreign Languages6
Total Semester Credit Hours66

Bachelor of Arts in Drama (Technical and Design Emphasis) Program of Study

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
DRAM 1312Rehearsal and Production I DRAM 12202
DRAM 1321Script Reading1
DRAM 2113Stagecraft I DRAM 13303
DRAM 2213Performance I DRAM 13513
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
DRAM 1312Rehearsal and Production I DRAM 12202
DRAM 1321Script Reading1
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
Language, Philosophy, & Culture Core3
Wellness/Mathematics CAO Core2
 Semester Credit Hours 14
Second Year
FallTCCN
DRAM 2312Rehearsal and Performance II DRAM 23122
DRAM 2433Theatrical Makeup DRAM 13413
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Mathematics Core3
Life/Phyiscal Science3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
SpringTCCN
DRAM 2312Rehearsal and Performance II DRAM 23122
DRAM 3433Stagecraft II: Scene Painting DRAM 23313
DRAM 3423Drafting for the Stage3
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Life/Phyiscal Science3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
SummerTCCN
DRAM 4603Summer Stock3
 Semester Credit Hours 3
Third Year
FallTCCN
DRAM 3312Rehearsal and Performance III DRAM 22202
DRAM 3473The Theatre and Its Drama: Before 1715 DRAM 23613
DRAM 4413Costume Design3
Multicultural Women's Study3
Creative Arts Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
SpringTCCN
DRAM 3312Rehearsal and Performance III DRAM 22202
DRAM 3483The Theatre and Its Drama: Since 1715 DRAM 23623
DRAM 3461Stage Management1
DRAM 4472Sound Design and Technology2
DRAM Elective3
Social and Behavioral Science (GP)3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
SummerTCCN
DRAM 4603Summer Stock3
 Semester Credit Hours 3
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
DRAM 4412Rehearsal and Production II DRAM 22202
DRAM 4403Scenic Design3
DRAM Elective3
DRAM Elective3
Related Studies: Foreign Language3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
SpringTCCN
DRAM 4412Rehearsal and Production II DRAM 22202
DRAM 3523Play Directing3
DRAM 4423Stage Lighting3
DRAM Elective3
Related Studies: Foreign Language3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.