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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Theatre & Dance

Curriculum

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/theatre/academic/graduate/degrees/curriculum.html

The Core Curriculum

  • 6 Theatre History I, II
  • 3 Stage Dialects
  • 3 Music Theatre
  • 3* Theatre Research
  • 3* Th Theory and Criticism
  • 6* Project Practicum
  • 5* Internship
  • 3* Thesis
  • 12 + 20* = 32 Total Credits

Acting

  • 32 Performance Core
  • 3 Acting Scene Studies
  • 3 Acting Styles
  • 3 Acting for Radio /TV
  • 3* Adv Acting Techniques
  • 2* Adv Theatre Speech I, II
  • 2* Adv Th Movment I, II
  • 48 (27*) Grand Total Credits

Directing

  • 32 Performance Core
  • 3 Advanced Directing
  • 3* Adv Directing II
  • 3 Acting Elective
  • 3 Theatre Management
  • 4* Design for Directors (4 times)
  • 48 (27*) Grand Total Credits
  • *600 level course (rev. 4/00)

Design Curriculum Design Core

  • 6 Theatre History I, II
  • 3^ Scene Design I
  • 3^ Costume Design I
  • 3^ Lighting Design I
  • 3* Adv Design Lab
  • 3* Theatre Research
  • 3* Th Theory and Criticism
  • 1* Portfolio Seminar
  • 6* Project Practicum
  • 5* Internship
  • 3* Elective
  • 3* Thesis
  • 12 + 27* = 39 Total Credits
  • take 2 of 3

Scenic Design

  • 39 Design Core
  • 3 Drafting
  • 3 Scene Design II
  • 3 Scene Painting
  • 48 (27*) Grand Total Credits

Costumn Design

  • 39 Design Core
  • 3 Advanced Makeup
  • 3 Costume History
  • 3 Costume Design II
  • 48 (27*) Grand Total Credits

Lighting Design

  • 39 Design Core
  • 3 Drafting
  • 3 Lighting Design II
  • 3 Sound Design
  • 48 (27*) Grand Total Credits

Technical Direction

  • 39 Design Core
  • 3 Drafting
  • 3 Technical Direction
  • 3 Elective
  • 48 (27*) Grand Total Credits