College of Communication and the Arts

Minors Offered

Minors in Theatre and Film

A minimum of 21 semester hours is required for the Minors in Theatre and Film.
Plan your degree: Minors in Theatre Checksheet | Minors in Film Checksheet

The Theatre Minor

The required courses include the following:

Choose 6 hours from: 
     THR 1030   Stagecraft   3 
     THR 1040   Stage Lighting and Sound   3 
     THR 1050   Stage Costuming   3 
Choose 12 hours from: 
     THR 2200   Perspectives on Theatre   3 
     THR 2610   Acting I   3  
     THR 2640   Voice and Movement   2 
     THR 3110   World Theatre I   3 
     THR 3120   World Theatre II   3 
     THR 4110   Contemporary American Theatre   3 

The History and Criticism of Drama Minor

The required courses include the following:

Take the following (9 hours): 
     THR 3110   World Theatre I   3 
     THR 3120   World Theatre II   3  
     ENGL 3810   Shakespeare   3 
Choose 12 hours from: 
     THR 4110   Contemporary American Theatre   3 
     ENGL 4310   British Drama   3 
     ENGL 4340   Modern Drama   3 
     THR 4900*   Special Topics: Theatre and Drama   3 
* THR 4900 may be taken more than once. 

The Film/Video Minor

The required courses include the following:

Take the following (12 hours): 
     FILM 2310   Film I   3 
     FILM 2320   Video I   3 
     FILM 2340   Critical Approaches to Cinema Studies   3 
     FILM 2350   Cinema History   3 
Choose 1 or 2 courses from studies: 
     FILM 2980*, 3370, 3380, 3390, 3410, 3420, 3980*, 4340, 4360, 4370*. 
Choose 1 or 2 courses from production: 
     FILM 3310, 3320, 3350, 3360*, 3730, 4320*, 4350. 
*May be taken more than once.

The Cinema Studies Minor

The required courses include the following:

Take the following (6 hours): 
     FILM 2340   Critical Approaches to Cinema Studies   3 
     FILM 2350   Cinema History   3 
Choose 1 course from: 
     FILM 3410   European Cinema   3 
     FILM 3420   Third Cinema   3 
Choose 1 course from: 
     FILM 3370   Documentary Film   3 
     FILM 3380   Experimental Film   3 
     FILM 3390   History of Video Art   3 
Choose 1 course from: 
     FILM 2310   Film I   3 
     FILM 2320   Video I   3 
     FILM 3350   Screenwriting   4 
Take 6 Hours of Film Electives  

Last Updated: 3/23/15