Theatre Arts Major Requirements Furman University

Bachelor of Arts

All majors are required to participate in every department production and to complete the following course requirements:

Core courses
  • Four semesters of Theatre Practicum (THA-001)
  • Introduction to Theatre (THA-101)
  • Stagecraft (THA-115)
  • Costume Crafts (THA-116)
  • Acting (THA-120)
  • Theatre History I (THA-210)
  • Theatre History II (THA-211)
  • Directing (THA-310)
  • Senior Synthesis (THA-430)
Choose at least two design electives
  • Scene Design (THA-315)
  • Costume Design (THA-316)
  • Lighting Design (THA-317)
Choose at least two general electives
  • Visual Language (ART-111)
  • Visual Language II (ART-113)
  • Drawing (ART-124)
  • Early Modern Drama (ENG-303)
  • Modern British and American Drama (ENG-342)
  • Drama at Stratford (ENG-343)
  • Makeup (THA-112) and Sound Design (THA-113)
  • Digital Technology for Theatre (THA-140)
  • Acting II: Characterization (THA-220)
  • The Actor's Voice (THA-223)
  • Movement for the Actor (THA-224)
  • Readings in Dramatic Literature (THA-230)
  • Playwriting (THA-240)
  • Acting III: Period Styles (THA-320)
  • Travel Study in the United Kingdom (THA-350)
  • Theatrical Criticism (THA-410)
  • Creative Dramatics (THA-440)
  • Independent Study (THA-501)

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