The Proficiency Award in Theatre Arts: Acting introduces students to the fundamentals of acting. This award will prepare students seeking a career in theatre or film and/or television production as an actor, casting associate, manager’s assistant or agent trainee.
After successfully completing a Theatre Arts proficiency award, a student could be hired as a: stage manager, actor, playwright, costumer, stitcher, crew member in the film and/or television industries, production assistant, casting assistant or general theatre technician.
To earn a Proficiency Award in Theatre Arts: Acting students must complete 12 specified units.
|THA M02A||Acting I||3|
|THA M10A||Theatre Production: Performance I||3|
|Units from Electives||6|
|THA M02B||Acting II||3|
|THA M03A/FTVM M54A||Voice and Diction I||3|
|THA M08||Script Analysis||3|
|THA M09A||Acting for Film & Television I||3|
|THA M10B||Theatre Production: Performance II||3|
|THA M14A||Improvisational Comedy I||1.5|
|THA M18||Auditioning Techniques||1.5|
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- apply learned skills in acting, directing and/or make-up application.
- apply problem solving skills to produce a theatrical work in a studio or main stage venue.
- collaborate with peers and instructors in practical applications of skills on original or scripted works.