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

Core Classes:

  • 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 Design and Technology Required Courses:

  • TAR 265 Fundamentals of Theatrical Design
  • TAR 477 Business of Theatre
  • TAR 495 Senior Project
  • Electives in area of interest (12 Hours)

Fundamentals Series
Choose 3 of the following 4 courses

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

Foundation Series
Choose 1 of the following 3 courses

  • TAR 343 Costume History
  • TAR 362 Drafting for The Theatre
  • TAR 367 Stagecraft II

Design Series
Choose 3 of the following 4 courses

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