An introduction to digital drafting and modeling techniques with an emphasis on design for theatre production; exploration of CAD drafting in 2D and 3D as well as 3D modeling and rendering; enlisting different software applications and methods of integrating them.
An introduction to drawing and painting techniques using both physical and digital media; exploration of methods, media, concepts; emphasis on rendering for theatre design.
An exploration of methods for interpreting, performing, and teaching Shakespeare. Emphasis on Stand Up for Shakespeare technique, the work of John Basil, John Barton, and the Lessac voice system. Students will develop exercises and lessons intended for K-12 students. Prereq: 2831 (383), or permission of instructor.
Group domestic travel experience. Specific content, location, prerequisites, and semester of offering vary. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 36 cr hrs or 4 completions.
Advanced study of theatre and performance strategies used for social change and community engagement which includes Theatre for Development, and Augusto Boal's theory and practice.
Exploration of methods and techniques of design as applies to costumes.
Group Studies. Repeatable to a maximum of 12 cr hrs or 4 completions.
An exploration of lighting graphics and presentation software generally recognized as industry standards in the theatre.
Conference, library, and laboratory work. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 12 cr hrs or 4 completions. This course is graded S/U.
An exploration of period styles from ancient to contemporary; emphasis on architecture, clothing, furniture, jewelry, textiles, and decorative objects.