Associate Degree with Theatre Studies Emphasis

15 credits

Offered at: UW-Baraboo/Sauk County, UW-Barron County, UW-Fond du Lac, UW-Fox Valley, UW-Manitowoc, UW-Marinette, UW-Marshfield/Wood County, UW-Marathon County, UW-Richland, UW-Rock County, UW-Sheboygan, UW-Washington County and UW-Waukesha

Students seeking an Associate of Arts and Science Degree (AAS) with an emphasis must successfully complete the AAS requirements and the specific emphasis requirements. Completion of the following courses with a grade of C or higher will fulfill the requirements for this emphasis.

Course# Course Credits
Required Courses - 6 credits
CTA 130 Introduction to Theatre 3
CTA 131 Theatre Laboratory 3**
Additional Courses: At least 9 credit hours from the following courses to complete the total credits needed for the empashis:
CTA 131 Theatre Laboratory 1-3**
CTA 232 Introduction to Acting 3
CTA 234 Intro to Stagecraft 3
CTA 150 Introduction to Film 3
CTA 230 Literature and Performance 3
CTA 294 Internship in Communication and Theatre Arts 1-3
CTA 298 Topics in Communication & Theatre Arts 1-3
CTA 299 Independent Studies (Theatre Focus) 1-3
CTA 349 Children's Theatre Production 3
ENG 251 Introduction to Dramatic Literature 3
ENG 280 Introduction to Shakespeare 3
MUS 107 Vocal Techniques 3
ART 101 Introduction to Drawing 3
ART 112 Three-Dimensional Design 3
* Students should be aware that the Theatre Studio Emphasis will give them the basic knowledge and individualized experience to successfully prepare them for a major/minor in Theatre Arts, but they will be required to take additional lower division courses in Theatre when they transfer.
** A minimum of 3 credits of CTA 131 is required. An additional 1 to 3 credits can be taken of CTA 131 to count towards the emphasis.


For complete details on an Associate Degree with Emphasis, please contact your campus Solution Center/Student Affairs Office.