Oct 17, 2021  
2021-2022 University Catalog 
    
2021-2022 University Catalog

Theatre Minor


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Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine and Performing Arts

30 Credits

Introduction

Why Consider a Theatre Minor? 

The Theatre minor is designed for flexibility and well-roundedness within the curriculum to help students achieve a specifically catered collection of courses to suit their interests. With options that are available for designers, actors, directors, playwrights, and more, it is a wonderful option for those who are planning to pursue other degrees but still want to further their theatrical knowledge and ability.

 Contact Information

Department Chair
Rich Brown
Performing Arts 287
360-650-7320
brownr32@wwu.edu

Program Coordinator
Ashley VanCurler
Performing Arts 395
360-650-3876
Ashley.VanCurler@wwu.edu

 Sample Careers

Actor/Actress | Graphic Designer | House Management | Master Electrician | Costume Designer | Advertising/Marketing Manager | Talent Scout | Lighting Designer | Stage Manager | Events Coordinator | Props Designer | Technical Director | Set Designer | Booking Agent | Marketing Communications Specialist

 Major/Career Resources

www.wwu.edu/careers/students_choosingamajor.shtml

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

Go to the Department of Theatre and Dance Office (Performing Arts 395) to declare the major. At the time of your declaration you will be assigned a faculty advisor who will help you navigate through the Theatre major.

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.

Requirements


Requirements Courses (6 credits)


Theatre History (4 credits)


Electives (20 credits)


❑ Complete at least 20 additional credits of any Theatre course; a minumum of 8 credits must be upper division.

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