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Theatre Major

Theatre Major

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Complete all Institutional Graduation Requirements (Including University Writing Requirement, Diversity Requirement, General Education Requirement, etc.) as provided at http://www.eou.edu/registrar.

Program Requirements: Theatre is a minimum of 60 credit hour degree. A grade of “C-” or better is required for each course counting towards the major, but a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.00 is required for completion of the major.

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
THEA 111Script Analysis [offered even years]3
THEA 112Intro to Theatre [APC]3
THEA 150Acting I [APC]4
THEA 260Theatre History [AEH,DPD,UWR]5
THEA 264Stagecraft [APC] [offered odd years]4
THEA 266Fundamentals of Costuming [APC]3
THEA 267Fund of Stage Makeup [APC]3
THEA 274Set and Lighting Design [APC] [offered odd years]4
THEA 330Stage Management [offered even years]3
THEA 344Costume Design [APC]4
THEA 353Play Direction [UWR] [offered odd years]3THEA 150 & 250
THEA 355Production & Performance [APC]
*Students must complete work in 3 theatre areas – See syllabus. THEA 355 is a variable credit course – 6 credits total is required
THEA 406Senior Project3
THEA 407Seminar1


A minimum of 9 credits must be upper division

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
THEA 216Dance Musical Theatre [APC] [offered even years]5
THEA 249Musical Theatre Performance [APC] [offered odd years]3
THEA 250Acting II [APC]4THEA 150
THEA 256Fundamentals of Stage Combat [APC]3
THEA 345Advanced Costume Design4THEA 344
THEA 349Adv Musical Theatre Performance [offered odd years]3
THEA 350Acting III:Adv Acting Technique [offered even years]4
THEA 351Acting IV [offered odd years]3THEA 150, 250 & 350
THEA 354Advanced Directing [offered even years]3THEA 353
THEA 362Irish Drama [DPD, UWR] [offered odd years]3
THEA 363Banned Plays [DPD, UWR] [offered even years]3
THEA 369History of Musical Theatre [offered even years]3
THEA 425The Theatre [offered even years]3
THEA 475Hollywood, American Film Experience [offered odd years]3

Total credits required for major: 60

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Last EPCC update Februaruy 2020

Previous EPCC Checksheet (September 2015 update) this checksheet is for September 2015-spring 2020