UMD Department of Theatre

The following is a suggested example plan for the B.A. Theatre program. It does not contain the liberal education requirements, and is in accordance with the UMD catalog.

B.A. Theatre Example Curriculum

Writ 1120 College Writing (3)

Th 1001 Intro to Theatre (3) or

Th 1801 Elements of Theatre (3)

Th 1301 Stagecraft (5) or

Th 1401 Costume Construction I (5) or

Th 1501 Stage Lighting I (4)

SSP 1000 UMD Seminar (1)

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Freshmen Year

Fall

Writ 1120 College Writing (3)

Th 1111 Acting Fundamentals I (3) or

Th 1112 Acting I (3)

Th 1301 Stagecraft (5) or

Th 1401 Costume Construction I (5) or

Th 1501 Stage Lighting I (4)

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Lib Ed Course

Spring

Th 1301 Stagecraft (5) or

Th 1401 Costume Construction I (5) or

Th 1501 Stage Lighting I (4)

Th 2801 Play Analysis or

Th 3802 Script Analysis (3)

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Sophomore Year

Fall


Th Elective
Minor Course

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Spring

Writ 3110 Adv. Writing: Arts & Letters (3)

Th 3201 Stage Direction (3)

Th Elective

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Junior Year

Fall

Th Elective

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Lib Ed Course

Spring

Th 4801 History of Theatre I (3)

Th Elective

Minor Course

Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Senior Year

Fall

Th 4802 History of Theatre II (3)

Th Elective
Minor Course
Minor Course

Lib Ed Course

Spring

*SFA Requirement:
1 course from the
following (also meets
a Lib Ed requirement):

Music:
MU 1001 Intro to Music (3),
MU 1111 Survey of American Music (3),


Art & Design
ART 1001 Art Today (3),
ART 1000 Intro to Art (3),
ARTH 1303 History of World Art I (3), ARTH 1304 History of World Art II (3)