The student may choose either a technical theatre minor, a performance theatre minor, or a dance minor. To complete a technical theatre minor, a student takes a total of 20 semester hours of course work: THDN 120, 230, and 260, and eight semester hours chosen from THDN 232, 233, 234, 235, and 331. The student also fulfills two production requirements. To complete a theatre performance minor, a student completes 20 semester hours of course work: THDN 120, 222, 226, 260, and another four semester hours chosen from THDN 300, 322 and 400 (performance topics). The student also takes two dance technique classes and fulfills a production requirement. To complete a dance minor a student takes 16 semester hours of required course work: THDN 211, either THDN 213 or 200 (topics in dance history), either THDN 112, 210, or 200 (topics in dance culture), and either THDN 226 or 230. In addition, the student completes four semester hours of dance technique courses chosen from THDN 010- 070, earns two semester hours of THDN 102 by participating in two faculty-supervised dance concerts, and participates in the faculty and senior dance concert. All four semester hours of dance technique courses and the two semester hours of THDN 102 may count toward the total semester hours needed for graduation.
Licensure for Teaching in Drama/Theatre
Students interested in pursuing a course of study leading to a license to teach drama/theatre should contact the Chairperson of the Department of Theatre and Dance or the Education Department for specific requirements.