DRAM 1310. INTRODUCTION TO THEATER
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

This course provides a general survey of the major fields of Theatre arts for students who have a limited theatrical experience or knowledge. The course emphasizes the various styles and types of plays, elementary theory and practice of acting and directing, basic principles of technical production, methods of construction and handling of scenery, elementary scenery and costume design. Prerequisite: Eligible for ENGL 1301. It may be applied to programs requiring a restrictive elective in the arts.

DRAM 2366. INTRODUCTION TO CINEMA
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

The emphasis of this course is on the analysis of the visual and aural aspects of selected Motion Picture; Dramatic aspects of narrative films; historical growth and sociological impact of film as art. Instruction will focus on American mainstream films. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course. It may be applied to programs requiring a Fine Arts appreciation course.

DRAM 1330. STAGECRAFT I
(LECTURE 3, LAB 3). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

This course provides basic knowledge of the arts and craft of technical Theatre including visual aesthetics of design, the physical Theatre, scenery construction and painting, properties lighting and back stage organization. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course.

DRAM 1342. INTRODUCTION TO COSTUME
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

Principles and techniques of costume design and construction theory for theatrical productions.

Acting 

DRAM 1351. ACTING I
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

This course provides study with practical experience in problems of creating characterization with emphasis on developing vocal and physical skills in acting. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course.

DRAM 1352. ACTING II
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

This course provides study with practical experience in problems of creating characterization with emphasis on developing vocal and physical skills in acting. Instruction will focus on scene study and performance. Prerequisite: DRAM 1351.

DRAM 2351. ACTING III
(LECTURE 3, LAB 0). CREDIT 3. AGCM.

This course provides study with practical experience in problems of creating characterization with emphasis on developing vocal and physical skills in acting. Instruction will focus on refining fundamental skills and developing advanced skills. Prerequisite: DRAM 1352.

Lab Courses

DRAM 1120. REHEARSAL AND PERFORMANCE I
(LECTURE 0, LAB 3). CREDIT 1. AGCM.

This is a laboratory course covering all phases of Theatre techniques, developing imaginative skills, interpretation of literature, and ensemble production. May be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course.

DRAM 1121. REHEARSAL AND PERFORMANCE II
(LECTURE 0, LAB 3). CREDIT 1. AGCM.

This is a laboratory course in all phases of Theatre techniques, developing imaginative skills, interpretation of literature, and ensemble production. May be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course.

DRAM 2120. REHEARSAL AND PERFORMANCE III
(LECTURE 0, LAB 3). CREDIT 1. AGCM.

This is a laboratory course in all phases of Theatre with emphasis on techniques, procedures, and practical experience gained by participation in a Theatre production. May be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course.

DRAM 2121. REHEARSAL AND PERFORMANCE IV
(LECTURE 0, LAB 3). CREDIT 1. AGCM.

This is a laboratory course in all phases of Theatre with emphasis on techniques, procedures and practical experience gained by participation in a musical production. May be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: TSI Reading 342 or equivalent developmental course.