Learning Outcomes

Goal 1:  

A Theater Studies major will have a critical understanding of how dramatic texts work and the methods by which those texts are realized in production.

Goal 2: 

A Theater Studies major will have capacities in critical and creative writing (for stage, screen, radio, television and new media), acting, directing, and designing.

Goal 3: 

A Theater Studies major will have the ability to engage in the collaborative communication and processes necessary to the creation of theater.

Goal 4: 

A Theater Studies major will apply research skills, under faculty direction, to conceive and execute a final project in acting, directing, criticism, playwriting or design. 

Goal 5: 

A Theater Studies major will be familiar with postgraduate training opportunities in professional theater and academia.