B.F.A. in performing arts

Available at:  
- Savannah

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
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • ENGL 142 Foundations of Story
  • CINE 275 History of Cinema
  • ARLH or ARTH elective
  • General education elective
  • Mathematics/natural sciences elective
  • Social/behavioral sciences elective

Major curriculum: 85 hours

  • PERF 170 Truth in Acting: The Methods
  • PERF 187 Improvisation for the Actor
  • PERF 199 Acting for the Camera: Fundamentals
  • PERF 201 Survey of Performance
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • PERF 206 Conditioning for the Mind and Body
  • DANC 212 Modern Dance Techniques
  • PERF 310 Fight Choreography
  • PERF 235 Vocal Training for the Actor
  • PERF 260 The Art of the Audition: From Stage to Screen
  • PERF 270 Truth in Acting: Stage to Screen
  • PERF 280 Period Acting: Fundamentals and Techniques
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • PERF 335 Voice-over for Game Design, Animation and Commercials
  • PERF 380 Period Acting: Stage and Screen
  • PERF 387 Improvisation for Web Content and Sketch Comedy
  • PERF 360 The Art of the Audition: Film and TV
  • PERF 370 Advanced Acting: Film and TV Drama
  • PERF 377 Performance Lab*
  • PERF 377 Performance Lab†
  • PERF 470 Advanced Acting: Acting for Film and TV Comedy and Commercials
  • PERF 495 Building the Actor's Reel
  • PERF 498 Branding the Actor
  • PERF electiveor CLC 580 Collaboration*
  • PERF elective†

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • Free elective
  • Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Select one course.
† Select one course.