THEATRE ARTS

A.S. Degree - Transfer Program

Department:Visual and Performing Arts

School(s): Arts & Humanities

CIP Code: 50.0501
MCC Program Code: TH01
NYSED Code (BRI): 35956
Admissions
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New, Transfer, or Re-admit students should contact Admissions at 585-292-2200 or admissions@monroecc.edu.

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This program's design is based on: New MCC General Education

Description
This program of study is designed for students who plan to transfer and earn the baccalaureate degree with a major in theatrical performance or technical theatre. The program is balanced between courses providing general theatre knowledge and those designed to develop a particular theatrical skill. A variety of theatrical shows at the college provides students with opportunities to participate in the performance and production of a theatrical show for a public audience.

Program Learning Outcomes
1) Discuss basic theatre fundamentals in the areas of performance and technical theatre
2) Critically analyze scripts from a variety of theatrical productions
3) Critically analyze acting from a variety of theatrical productions or performances
4) Critically analyze technical aspects from a variety of theatrical productions or performances
5) Demonstrate various skills in regard to either theatrical performance or technical theatre

Employment Potential
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Requirements for Program Entrance
Pre-algebra (one year of high school math or placement into Level 3 math at MCC.) Placement into TRS 105, ENG 101 or ENG 200 at initial entrance to MCC.

PERFORMANCE OPTION

Distribution Requirements
Credit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER:
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
MTH 150 Survey of Mathematics OR higher*
3
THE 110 Introduction to theTheatre
3
THE 112 Fundamentals of Acting One
3
THE 148 Voice and Diction
3
First Semester Total:
15
SECOND SEMESTER:
THE 111 Introduction to Technical Theatre
3
THE 147 Readers' Theatre
3
THE 149 Stage Movement
3
ART 118 Perspectives of Art History I: Ancient OR
ART 119 Perspectives of Art History II: Modern
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - HUMANITIES (SUNY-H) ELECTIVE**
3
Second Semester Total:
15
THIRD SEMESTER: 17 Credit Hours
THE 113 Stage Makeup
3
HED 130 Foundations of Personal Health and Wellness OR
HED 207 Emotional Wellness
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS (SUNY-OWC) ELECTIVE***
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - SOCIAL SCIENCES (SUNY-SS) ELECTIVE
3
PROGRAM ELECTIVE#
3
Third Semester Total:
15
FOURTH SEMESTER:
ART 104 Drawing I: Foundation
3
MUS 118 Broadway Musicals
3
THE 212 Fundamentals of Acting Two
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCES (SUNY-NS) ELECTIVE
3-4
PROGRAM ELECTIVE#
3
Fourth Semester Total:
15-16
TOTAL CREDITS:
60-61
Performance Option:
#Choose Program Elective: THE 142 (May be repeated), THE 160 (May be repeated), THE 190 (May be repeated), MUS 101, 121, 142 (may be repeated)
*MTH 150 or any other SUNY-M course with a higher number.
**SPC 141 recommended.
***MUS 119 recommended


TECHNICAL THEATRE OPTION
Distribution Requirements
Credit
Hours
FIRST SEMESTER
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
MTH 150 Survey of Mathematics OR higher*
3
THE 111 Introduction to Technical Theatre
3
THE 112 Fundamentals of Acting One
3
THE 115 Introduction to Theatrical Costuming
3
First Semester Total:
15
SECOND SEMESTER
THE 110 Introduction to the Theatre
3
THE 113 Stage Makeup
3
THE 147 Readers' Theatre
3
ART 118 Perspectives of Art History I: Ancient OR
ART 119 Perspectives of Art History II: Modern
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - HUMANITIES (SUNY-H) ELECTIVE**
3
Second Semester Total:
15
THIRD SEMESTER
THE 211 Theater Production Laboratory
3
HED 207 Emotional Wellness OR
HED 130 Foundations of Personal Health and Wellness
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - OTHER WORLD CIVILIZATIONS (SUNY-OWC) ELECTIVE***
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - SOCIAL SCIENCE (SUNY-SS) ELECTIVE
3
PROGRAM ELECTIVE#
3
Third Semester Total:
15
FOURTH SEMESTER
ART 104 Drawing I: Foundation
3
MUS 118 Broadway Musicals
3
THE 116 Stage Lighting Design
3
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION - NATURAL SCIENCES (SUNY-NS) ELECTIVE
3-4
PROGRAM ELECTIVE#
3
Fourth Semester Total:
15-16
TOTAL CREDITS:
60-61
TECHNICAL THEATRE OPTION:
#Choose Program Elective: MUS 101, THE 142 (May be repeated), THE 160 (May be repeated), THE 190 (May be repeated), THE 211 (May be repeated).
*MTH 150 or any other SUNY-M course with a higher number.
**SPC 141 is recommended.
***MUS 119 is recommended.

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