This course provides a foundation in the conceptual and technical building blocks of cinematic narrative. Students will investigate the nature of event, character, and place, developing their production and post-production skills in composition, camera movement, lighting, editing, and sound design to support and enhance storytelling. Prereq: Admission to Moving-Image Production major, or permission of instructor.
An examination of the art of sound design as well as an exploration of the craft of sound engineering for theatre. Prereq: 2211. Not open to students with credit for 626.
Hands-on involvement in the production of live theatre; participation leading to a more thorough understanding of theatre and in particular theatre design and technology. Repeatable to a maximum of 8 cr hrs or 4 completions.
An introductory acting class exploring the basic techniques of imagination, concentration, character development, and script analysis through work on monologues, scenes, and plays. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 280. GE VPA course.
Study of theatre history at an intermediate level with emphasis on writing skills. A critical analysis of a wide variety of television programs through viewing, discussing, reading, and writing. Prereq: English 1110 (110) or equiv, and Soph, Jr, or Sr standing. Not open to students with credit for 2367.xx (367.xx) or ArtEduc 2367.03 (367.03). GE writing and comm course: level 2 and diversity soc div in the US course. Cross-listed in ArtEduc.
Examination of aesthetic and sociological evolution in America of African American theatre, literature, and film. Prereq: English 1110 (110) or equiv, and Soph, Jr, or Sr standing. Not open to students with credit for 2367 (367). GE writing and comm course: level 2 and lit and diversity soc div in the US course.
Introduction to scenic, costume, lighting and sound design techniques for production; experience in research and designing projects.
Fundamental principles for intensive study of the theatrical script as the basis for actor training, performance and production. Prereq: 2100 or 2101H. Not open to students with credit for 210.
A study of the art and profession of live theatre with emphasis upon its cultural and social influences in our society. Prereq: Honors standing or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 2101H (101H), 100, or 100H. GE VPA and diversity soc div in the US course.
Provides experience in technical production activities. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs or 6 completions.