Theatre B.A. with Concentration in Performance

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students selecting to follow the eight-semester degree plan should see the Eight-Semester Degree Policy in the Academic Regulations chapter for university requirements of the program as well as the Fulbright College requirements.

State minimum core requirements may vary by individual, based on placement and previous credit granted. Once all core requirements are met, students may substitute with general electives in consultation with their academic advisor.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)3  
Satisfies General Education Outcome 2.1:
MATH 1313 Quantitative Reasoning (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1113)
or MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)
3  
or any MATH course numbered higher than MATH 1203
THTR 1223 Introduction to Theatre (Satisifies General Education Outcome 3.1)13  
THTR 1313 Stage Technology: Costumes and Makeup
or THTR 1323 Stage Technology: Scenery and Lighting
3  
THTR 1883 Acting I for Theatre Majors2
or THTR 1423 Script Analysis
3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)  3
State Minimum Core—U.S. History or Government (Satisfies General Education Outcome 4.2)  3
THTR 1313 Stage Technology: Costumes and Makeup
or THTR 1323 Stage Technology: Scenery and Lighting
  3
THTR 1883 Acting I for Theatre Majors2
or THTR 1423 Script Analysis
  3
General Electives  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
State Minimum Core—Science with corequisite lab (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4)4  
State Minimum Core—Social Sciences (Select a course that satisfies both General Education Outcomes 3.3 and 4.1)33  
State Minimum Core—Social Sciences (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)43  
THTR 2313 Fundamentals of Theatrical Design3  
Performance Concentration course 13  
State Minimum Core—Science with corequisite lab (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4)  4
State Minimum Core—Social Sciences (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)4  3
Performance Concentration course 2  3
Performance Concentration course 3  3
General Electives  2
Year Total: 16 15
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
THTR 4233 History of the Theatre I3  
Performance Concentration course 43  
Any Fulbright College credit hours numbered at the 3000-level or higher3  
General Electives6  
THTR 4333 History of the Theatre II (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.2)  3
Performance Concentration course 5  3
Performance Concentration course 6  3
Any Fulbright College credit hours numbered at the 3000-level or higher  2
General Electives  4
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
State Minimum Core—Humanities (Select a course that satisfies both General Education Outcomes 3.2 and 5.1)53  
THTR 3011 Performance Practicum61  
THTR 4991 Theatre Capstone (Satisfies General Education Outcome 6.1)1  
Any UA-Fayetteville credit hours numbered at the 3000-level or higher3  
General Electives7  
THTR 3011 Performance Practicum6  1
THTR 3653 Directing I  3
Any UA-Fayetteville credit hours numbered at the 3000-level or higher  3
General Electives  7
Year Total: 15 14
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120