Performing Arts B.F.A.

Performing Arts

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Available at:
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Foundation studies: 30 hours

  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • DSGN 204 Design III: Time
  • — Studio elective
  • — Studio elective

General education: 55 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications *
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications *
  • COMM 105 Speech and Public Speaking
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective †
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective †
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective †

Major curriculum: 85 hours

  • MPRA 106 Movement for Performance I
  • MPRA 160 Fundamentals of Character and Stagecraft
  • MPRA 201 Survey of Theater and Drama I
  • MPRA 204 Survey of Theater and Drama II
  • MPRA 210 Voice for Performance I
  • MPRA 211 Voice for Performance II
  • MPRA 261 Improvisation
  • MPRA 300 Theory and Acting for the Classics
  • MPRA 310 Stage Combat I
  • MPRA 314 Acting for the Camera I
  • MPRA 340 Scene Study
  • MPRA 366 Advanced Character Development
  • MPRA 375 Directing
  • MPRA 400 Audition Techniques and Materials ‡
  • MPRA 414 Acting for the Camera II §
  • MPRA 416 Auditioning for Film and Television ‡
  • MPRA 421 Advanced Acting for the Classics §
  • MPRA 460 Actor/Writer Laboratory II
  • MPRA 495 Performing Arts Senior Project II
  • — ANIM, CHAR, DANC, DWRI, EQST, FILM, ITGM, MOME, MPRA, MUST, PREV, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, TECH, TELE, THED or VSFX elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of these two courses.
† Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
‡ Choose one of these two courses.
§ Choose one of these two courses.
II Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.