NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog 
    Apr 13, 2021  
NWCCD 2020-21 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 & Dance AA Program Outcomes:

  1. Integrate theory and practice through performance.
  2. Synthesize performance styles, genres, and major playwrights/choreographers from different cultures and historical periods.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to work with others in the context of a production.

UW Transfers: Please refer to the 2+2 articulation agreement for seamless transfer following graduation from NWCCD.

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Total Credit Hours: 60


Cultural Studies choices must come from at least 2 areas: Global Diversity, Humanities, Foreign Language, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Visual & Performing Arts.  Courses should be outside the THEA department for those planning to transfer to UW and should include a foreign language.

Recommended electives are various areas of emphasis:

Foreign language is recommended for students planning to transfer to a 4-year theater program in pursuit of an advanced degree.

Dance Emphasis (19-20 credits)

Technical Theater Emphasis (19-20 credits)

Theater Generalist (19-20 credits)

Any combination of the general program electives as approved by a faculty advisor in Theater.

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