Associate in Fine Arts in Theatre – Acting Degree Course Requirements, 2022

Courses                                                                                                   Semester Hours

UNIVERSAL GENERAL EDUCATION TRANSFER COMPONENT (31-32 SHC)*      31-32

The universal general education transfer component (UGETC) includes study in the areas of humanities, fine arts, communication, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, mathematics, and English composition.

English Composition (6 SHC)………………………………………………….. 6
ENG-111 and ENG-112

Humanities/Fine Arts (9 SHC)…………………………………………………. 9
Select three courses. Those courses must be from two different discipline areas:
Art (ART-111, 114, 115)
Communication (COM-120, 231)
Drama (DRA-111)
Literature (ENG-231, 232, 241, 242)
Music (MUS-110, 112)
Philosophy (PHI-215, 240)

Social/Behavioral Sciences (9 SHC)………………………………………….. 9
Select three courses. Those courses must be from two different discipline areas:
Economics (ECO-251, 252)
History (HIS-111, 112, 131, 132)
Political Science (POL-120)
Psychology (PSY-150)
Sociology (SOC-210)

Mathematics (3-4 SHC)……………………………………………………………. 3-4
Select one from the following:
MAT-143
MAT-152
MAT-171

Natural Sciences (4 SHC)………………………………………………………….. 4
Select 4 SHC from the following:
Astronomy (AST-111 & 111A)
Biology (BIO-110, 111)
Chemistry (CHM-151)
Geology (GEL-111)
Physics (PHY-110 & 110A)

OTHER REQUIRED HOURS (30 SHC)……………………………………………………. 30

Major Core ……………………………………………………………………………… 15
DRA-130 Acting I (3 SHC)
DRA-135 Acting for the Camera I (3 SHC)
DRA-170 Play Production I (3 SHC)
DRA-211 Theatre History I (3 SHC)
DRA-212 Theatre History II (3 SHC)

Acting Track Electives………………………………………………………………… 14-15
The following courses are required:
DRA-120 Voice for Performance (3 SHC)
DRA-131 Acting II (3 SHC)
DRA-140 Stagecraft I (3 SHC)
Select two of the following:
DRA-128 Children’s Theatre (3 SHC)
DRA-145 Stage Make-up (2 SHC)
DRA-171 Play Production II (3 SHC)

Academic Transition (1 SHC)
The following course is required:
ACA-122 College Transfer Success ……………………………………………………….. 1

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS CREDIT (SHC) IN PROGRAM………………………………….61

*One semester hour of credit may be included in a 61 SHC Associate in Fine Arts in Theatre program of study. The transfer of this hour is not guaranteed.