GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

THEATRE ARTS

Choose one of the following options:
Option 1: General
Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will be able to apply skills and knowledge of theatre in preparation for transferability or vocation; analyze a play from script to performance; identify theatre terms and occupations; and identify theatre as a collaborative art form.
Option 2: Acting
Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will be able to apply skills and knowledge of theatre in preparation for transferability or vocation; analyze a play from script to performance; identify theatre terms and occupations; and identify theatre as a collaborative art form.

All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR UNITS
  OPTION 1 - GENERAL
  T ART 101 Introduction to Theatre

3

 

Select 3 units from the following:

  T ART 130 Performing Arts Technical Support

1-3

  T ART 160 Rehearsal & Performance in Musical Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 161 Rehearsal & Performance in Classical Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 162 Rehearsal & Performance in Modern Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 163 Rehearsal & Performance in Contemporary Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 164 Rehearsal & Performance in New Works & Experimental Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 171  Stagecraft 3
 

Select 3 units from the following:

  T ART 100 Introduction to Acting

3

  T ART 103 Acting Fundamentals I

3

  Select 9 units from the following:
  DANCE 110 Ballet Technique I

2

  DANCE 115 Modern Dance Technique I 2
  DANCE 120 Jazz Technique I 2
  DANCE 125 Tap Dance I 1-2.5
  DANCE 190 Beginning Yoga 1.5
  SPCH 101 Public Speaking

3

T ART 102 Theatre History

3

  T ART 107 Drama Heritage: Play Structure, Form, and Analysis 3
  T ART 109 Stage Make-up I

2

T ART 109 T ART 110 Stage Make-up II

1

  T ART 121 Stage Scenic Design

2

  T ART 123 Stage Costume Design Workshop

3

Corequisite: Enrollment in one of the following: DANCE 134, 135; MUSIC 143, 146, 147, 170, 231, 235, 236, 237; T ART 160, 161, 162, 163, 164. T ART 129 Backstage Lab for Performers

1

  T ART 130 Performing Arts Technical Support

1-3

  One course from the following:
  ART 101 Art History: Prehistoric-Gothic

3

  ART 102 Art History: Renaissance-Modern

3

  DANCE 101 Introduction to Dance

1.5

Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 116 Introduction to Drama

3

  ENGL 125 Shakespeare

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101 HUMAN 117 Creativity, Culture, and Society: Kaleidoscope

3

  SPCH 105 Voice and Diction

3

T ART 103 or equivalent T ART 104 Acting Fundamentals II

3

T ART 101, 103, 104 T ART 106 Introduction to Theatrical Directing 3
  T ART 111 Voice for the Actor 3
  T ART 121 Stage Scenic Design

2

  T ART 130 Performing Arts Technical Support

1-3

T ART 133 or equivalent T ART 134 Practical and Theoretical Aspects of Stage Lighting

2

  T ART 140 Introduction for Performance for the Camera 3
  T ART 151 Theater Management 3
  T ART 155 Introduction to Playwriting 3
 

OPTION 2 - ACTING

  T ART 101 Introduction to Theatre

3

  T ART 103 Acting Fundamentals I

3

  T ART 107 Drama Heritage: Play Structure, Form, and Analysis

3

  T ART 109 Stage Make-up I

2

  T ART 111 Voice for the Actor 3
Corequisite: Enrollment in one of the following: DANCE 134, 135; MUSIC 143, 146, 147, 170, 231, 235, 236, 237; T ART 160, 161, 162, 163, 164. T ART 129 Backstage Lab for Performers

1

  One course from the following:
  T ART 123 Stage Costume Design Workshop

3

  T ART 130 Performing Arts Technical Support

1-3

 

Select 3 units from the following:

  T ART 160 Rehearsal & Performance in Musical Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 161 Rehearsal & Performance in Classical Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 162 Rehearsal & Performance in Modern Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 163 Rehearsal & Performance in Contemporary Theatre Production 2-4
  T ART 164 Rehearsal & Performance in New Works & Experimental Theatre Production 2-4
 

Select 2 units from the following:

  DANCE 110 Ballet Technique I

2

  DANCE 115 Modern Dance Technique I 2
  DANCE 120 Jazz Technique I 2
  DANCE 125 Tap Dance I 1.5
  DANCE 190 Beginning Yoga 1.5
  One course from the following:
  ART 101 Art History: Prehistoric-Gothic

3

  ART 102 Art History: Renaissance-Modern

3

  DANCE 101 Introduction to Dance

1.5

DANCE 125 or equivalent DANCE 126 Tap Dance II 1.5
  DANCE 145 Movement for Musical Theatre

1.5

Eligibility for ENGL 101 ENGL 116 Introduction to Drama

3

  ENGL 125 Shakespeare

3

Eligibility for ENGL 101 HUMAN 117 Creativity, Culture, and Society: Kaleidoscope

3

  MUSIC 129 Commercial Voice 2
  MUSIC 135 Voice Training I 2
Ability to sing with good pitch and acceptable vocal quality MUSIC 170 Music Theatre Workshop 3
 

SPCH 101

Public Speaking

3

 

SPCH 105

Voice and Diction

3

An audition may be required SPCH 106 Oral Interpretation of Literature

3

  T ART 102 Theatre History

3

T ART 103 or equivalent T ART 104 Acting Fundamentals II

3

  T ART 121 Stage Scenic Design

2

T ART 133 or equivalent T ART 134 Practical and Theoretical Aspects of Stage Lighting

2

  T ART 140 Introduction for Performance for the Camera 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 21-26
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.  
August 2014 GCC Catalog 2014-2015

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.

Theatre Arts (2011-2012 catalog)
Theatre Arts (2010-2011 catalog)
Theatre Arts (2009-2010 catalog)