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Theater Arts I

Course Number: 1240
Subject: Fine Arts
Major/Program of Study: Elective General Education
Course Length: 5 periods/week/semester
Credit: 1 credit (Fine Arts/Elective credit)
Dual Enrollment: No
AP Designation: No

Students receive an introduction to the theater through a study of the following topics: history of theater; voice and movement; improvisation, pantomime, and/or mime; character analysis; and basics of the aspects of the visual theater (scenery, lighting, sound, costumes, and make-up). Students critically analyze aspects of play productions. Prerequisites and other notes: This course satisfies the state Fine Arts requirement.