Theatre Program Undergraduate Student Learning Outcomes

Thtre Courses

An understanding and appreciation of the diverse areas of theatre that include the following:

Thtre 762

Advanced Playwriting

Thtre 763

Reader's Theatre

Thtre 765

Practices in Directing

Thtre 770

Creative Arts Therapies

Thtre 780

Theatre Design Studio

Thtre 783

Practice in Acting

Thtre 784

Psychodrama

Thtre 785

Sociodrama

Thtre 799

Projects in Theatre

Knowledge of the various means (acting, directing, designing, constructing. playwriting, etc.) through which a theatrical concept is realized;

X X XX   

Knowledge of plays that are representative of the development of theatre and drama;

XXX      

Knowledge of theatre history, including its cultural context and its modes of production;

         
Knowledge of research sources and methods;  X XX   

A competency in a chosen specialization and/or general proficiency in a broad based background in Theatre Arts.

XX XXXXXX 

The ability to critically examine the dramatic structure and the dramatic logic of plays.

XXX XX   

The cultivation of the following viewpoints:

Development of professional discipline

XXXXXXXX 
Development of a collaborative attitudeXXXX XXX 
Development of artistic standards and judgmentXXXXXX   
Development of respect for the art form as it contributes to an understanding of human diversityXX X  XX 
The ability to function safely and effectively using contemporary theatre technology         
The ability to respond as a critically informed member of the theatre audienceX X XX   
An appreciation of how the knowledge and skills learned in the discipline of theatre can transfer to life skillsX  X  XX