The BFA candidate is required to complete ALL courses listed below:

  • EGT 110 Introduction to Engineering/Technology (this degree requirement will fulfill a general education requirement: scientific and quantitative inquiry category without lab)
  • TAR 265 Fundamentals of Theatrical Design
  • TAR 364 Computer Graphics for the Stage
  • TAR 464 Special Problems in Theatre Technology
  • TAR 464 Special Problems in Theatre Technology (Rigging)

Fundamentals Series - Select three courses from the following:

  • TAR 260 Lighting Fundamentals
  • TAR 262/262L Costume Construction and Lab
  • TAR 277 Fundamentals of Sound Design
  • TAR 368 Theatrical Rendering and Model Building

Foundations Series - Select one course from the following:

  • TAR 361 Design and Construction of Stage Properties
  • TAR 362 Drafting for the Theatre
  • TAR 367 Stagecraft II

Design Series - Select one course from the following:

  • TAR 360 Scene Design
  • TAR 363 Lighting Design
  • TAR 366 Costume Design I
  • TAR 377 Sound Design I

TAR 412 Internship: Professional Theatre or Venue

Note: 1 production credit in common core requirements must be completed at a concern venue or with the stagehands union.

Select 15 credits list of approved TAR electives.