NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    Dec 17, 2018  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Theater and Dance AA

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The Theatre & Dance Program is designed to prepare students for transfer to a baccalaureate program and for work in the areas of entertainment, education, art direction, design, industry, and commerce. The program provides an opportunity for students to practice their craft.

Theatre Program Outcomes

  1. Create a character in a given scenario.
  2. Integrate theory and practice through performance.
  3. Synthesize performance styles, genres, and major playwrights/choreographers from different cultures and historical periods.
  4. Interpret theatre design and production.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to work with others in the context of a production.

Required Course of Study for AA Degree


Freshman Year

Spring Semester - 15.5 Credits

Sophomore Year

Total Degree Credit Hours: 61


Any combination of approved electives is acceptable for the Theater AA program.  We encourage students to explore all areas of theater.  The following are suggested electives for specific areas of emphasis in theater.

Recommended electives are various areas of emphasis:

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