2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 04, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

THEA 218 - Acting 1

3 CR
A study of the techniques of acting. Each student is given individualized instruction in developing acting techniques. Laboratory work includes participation in classroom and College productions. [16-32-48] Lab Fee

Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .
General Education Requirement: Effective Communication - General Education Core
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Generate a rubric for evaluating live performance.
  2. Attend two live theatrical productions.
  3. Analyze the plot and recognize the theme(s) contained within live theatrical production.
  4. Relate how soft skills (i.e. empathy, context, body language, improvisation, and group dynamics) inherent in acting can be utilized in the leadership, creative and collaborative areas of the professional world outside of the theatre.
  5. Create (or assist in creating) and perform in one or more short plays in front of a live audience.