Jul 22, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
College Catalog 2024-2025

Theater and Dance Major

Major Requirements

The Theater and Dance major consists of 36 credits. With prior approval, one transfer course or one study abroad course may be used toward the major.

One Introductory course from the following:

THDA 105 - Seeing Performance in the Twin Cities , or
THDA 112 - Reading Plays 

Additional courses:​ 

THDA 221 - Dance Composition 
THDA 235 - Fundamentals of Scenography  
THDA 345 - Performance Histories and Theories  
THDA 350 - Directing for the Stage  
THDA 490 - Senior Seminar  

Production Practice:

THDA 80 - Performance Practice  
THDA 81 - Technical Practice 


Twelve (12) credit of elective courses (in acting, dance improvisation, dance technique, design, playwriting, scholarship, technologies, and so forth) offered by the Theater and Dance Department. Topic courses may be considered towards the major.