General Education Requirements

All students enrolled in a degree program in the College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media must meet the university general education requirements. Additional information on these requirements can be found on page 69 of this catalog and on the University General Education website (http://www.unomaha.edu/gened). Please consult with an academic advisor for recommended choices for the major.

Students may elect to pursue either a GENERAL major, OR a FOCUSED major in Acting/Directing or Design/Theatre Technology.

Degree Requirements

General Electives

As needed to meet 120 cr. hr. minimum

Theatre Core Requirements (35 hrs.)


THEA 1000Theatre Laboratory

1

Total Credit Hours:35

Theatre Lab (THEA 1000) is a one hour course required each semester for a maximum total of 8 semesters. Students who transfer into the program may request up to 3 hours of this requirement be waived, but those who transfer in with fewer than 5 semesters anticipated residency will need to enroll in more than one hour of Lab in some semesters to meet requirements..

Of the following, choose one of two:

THEA 1210Voice for the Actor

3

THEA 1220Movement for the Actor

3

THEA 1210 and THEA 1220: Theatre Lab (THEA 1000) is a one hour course required each semester for a maximum total of 8 semesters. Students who transfer into the program may request up to 3 hours of this requirement be waived, but those who transfer in with fewer than 5 semesters anticipated residency will need to enroll in more than one hour of Lab in some semesters to meet requirements..

Of the following, choose two of three:

THEA 1510Stage Costume

3

THEA 1550Stage Makeup

3

THEA 3660Stage and TV Lighting

3

THEA 2310Acting I

3

THEA 2320Acting II

3

THEA 4430Directing I

3

THEA 3760Theatre History and Literature: Modern / 1850 to 2000

3

THEA 4780Theatre History and Literature: Classical to 1500

3

THEA 4790Theatre History and Literature: Renaissance to 1850

3

THEA 1510, THEA 1550, THEA 3660: Theatre Lab (THEA 1000) is a one hour course required each semester for a maximum total of 8 semesters. Students who transfer into the program may request up to 3 hours of this requirement be waived, but those who transfer in with fewer than 5 semesters anticipated residency will need to enroll in more than one hour of Lab in some semesters to meet requirements..