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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre AA

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Program Description

The Tulsa Community College Theatre program strives to set the standard of excellence for two-year training programs. The theatre program prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions as a theatre major or to pursue other fields, such as education, business management, or communications, among others, with the kind of experience only a theatre program can provide.

For More Information Contact:
School of Visual and Performing Arts
Southeast Campus:  (918) 595-7752

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Define the roles of each component in a theatrical team. Perform one or more of these roles dependably, competently, and resourcefully as part of a team working collaboratively.
  • Analyze text as it relates to performances that embody the playwright’s and director’s intentions.
  • Select, prepare, and present representative and varied scenes and monologues from a range of sources, integrating theory and process in the creation of character.
  • Demonstrate the use body and voice effectively as the actor’s instruments of communication in a scene or monologue.
  • Assemble, rehearse, and perform a well-suited personal audition package.
  • Identify the different steps in the process of theatre design, recognizing the differences between various types of theatre spaces and their respective applications and uses.
  • Identify and properly use the tools and materials of theatre production.
  • Memorize and consistently adhere to theatre safety guidelines.
  • Identify major developments in theatre from historical, cultural, and stylistic perspective.


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Student Organizations

Theatre majors are encouraged to join Delta Psi Omega.   Membership in the local chapter at TCC is open to all theatre majors and theatre students.

Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the Theatre Degree Map.  

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 35

Humanities 6 hours

Mathematics 3 hours

Science 7 hours

Recommended Electives 4 hours

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 25

Total Credit Hours: 60

To receive an A.A. or A.S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.

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