Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
2007 Catalog
Bloomsburg University Academic Programs
Academic Catalog

Theatre Arts (BA) (Integrated)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information: download a curriculum worksheet to assist in your planning; see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
026.108 Theatre Practicum126.108 Theatre Practicum
226.101 Career Seminar: A Theatre Life in Bloom346.200 Cultural Anthropology (Recommended)
326.102 Introduction to Theatre or 26.215 History of Theatre
326.112 Fundamentals of Acting326.200 Voice & Movement
320.101 Composition I3General Ed. Quantitative/Analytical Reasoning
 or General Ed. Quantitative/Analytical Reasoning or 20.101 Composition I
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)
109.100 Optional University Seminar105.221 Jazz Dance
15Total Semester Credits14Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
026.108 Theatre Practicum126.108 Theatre Practicum
32nd-level Writing Course326.215 History of Theatre I
 or 26.215 History of Theatre or 26.325 History of Theatre II
 or 26.325 History of Theatre II or 26.416 Modern Theatre
326.202 Understanding Plays: Script Analysis135.203 Voice Methods
 or General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
326.312 Intermediate Acting3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)
 or 25.103 Public Speaking (Recommended)3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making
326.270 Fundamentals of Theatre Design105.225 Beginning Ballet
3Design/Technology Emphasis Elective  
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
026.108 Theatre Practicum126.108 Theatre Practicum
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)326.416 Modern Theatre
 or 26.202 Understanding Plays: Script Analysis or 2nd-level Writing Course
325.103 Public Speaking (Recommended)326.411 Play Directing
 or 26.312 Intermediate Acting or 26.412 Advanced Acting
326.325 History of Theatre II3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
 or 26.416 Modern Theatre3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)
 or 46.200 Cultural Anthropology (Recommended)3Free Elective
3General Education Group A (Humanities)  
3Free Elective  
15Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
326.492 Seminar in Performance226.401 Career Seminar: A Life in the Theatre
3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)326.412 Advanced Acting
3Free Elective or 26.411 Play Directing
3Free Elective3Free Elective
3Free Elective3Free Elective
  3Free Elective
  1Free Elective
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits


Theatre Practicum must be taken for 2 consecutive semesters to earn 1 credit; 6 total semesters required.

The sequence of General Education courses is an example only; they may be taken in any order.

46.200 is recommended by the department as a group B choice; an alternate group B may be chosen.

25.103 is recommended by the department as a 3rd communications course; an alternate may by chosen.

Two of the courses selected for the Major, General Education OR Free Elective must also qualify as

Diversity courses. See list of Diversity Courses and consult advisor.