In this course, we will delve into teaching our discipline on the college level. We will explore best practices, strategies, techniques, and key concerns in our field. We will develop teaching philosophies and portfolios to aid on the job market, but more importantly, we will demonstrably improve our ability to impact our students' lives.
Design and Production
Fundamental exploration of methods of design and production as applies to costumes. Prereq: 2211. Not open to students with credit for 222.
An examination of the craft of theatre technology, with an emphasis on technical projects as associated with the responsibilities of a production electrician. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 628.
A study of light as a design element for theatrical performance; analysis and preparation of designs for realized and theoretical theatre applications. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 625.
Exploration of methods and techniques of design as applies to costumes.\ Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 656.
An exploration of advanced techniques in theatre drafting and graphics, with an emphasis on 3D environments. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 621.02.
An exploration of topics on theatrical sound including audio system form and function, live mix, aesthetics of sound, audio engineering and theatrical sound design. Prereq: 3241 or 5212. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.
Presentation of scenic design in three dimensional model form; emphasis on designing for non-proscenium production. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 643.
An exploration of period styles from ancient to contemporary; emphasis on architecture, clothing, furniture, jewelry, textiles, and decorative objects. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 649 and 650.
Exploration of scenic/design technology topics including stage properties, advanced scene painting, surface treatments. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 646.