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

Core Courses:

  • TAR 104 Intro to Theatre and Dance
  • TAR 110 Acting I
  • TAR 118 Stage Appearance
  • TAR 160 & 160L Stagecraft and Lab
  • TAR 340 Playscript Analysis
  • TAR 346 Theatre History
  • TAR 347 Dramatic Literature
  • TAR 446 Elective in Theatre History or Literature

Production Hour 3 Credit hours (choose 3 different course numbers TAR 390,391, 490, 491)

Electives in Groups I, IV, V, V (BA - 15 Hours, BFA - 6 Hours)

BFA Playwriting Required Courses:

  • ENG 231 Creative Writing
  • ENG 308 Shakespeare I
  • ENG 309 Shakespeare II
  • TAR 370 Directing I
  • TAR 380 Playwriting I
  • TAR 442 Dramatic Theory & Criticism
  • TAR 481 Special Problems (Playwriting/Criticism)
  • TAR 482 or ENG 491 Screenwriting
  • TAR 495 Senior Project
  • TAR 498 Independent Studies in Theatre
  • Choose One Course from ENG 300-497 Literature or Writing (NOT ENG 308, ENG 309 or ENG 491)