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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre Arts - Theatre Design/Technology Concentration, BA

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Program Code: 591*/591D
CIP Code: 50.0501


General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

(THR 2005  and THR 3730  taken for the major may count toward General Education: Liberal Studies Experience; Integrative Learning Experience).

Language Requirements (6-12 Hours)

Completion of 6 semester hours at the *intermediate level or higher

Note: Language courses 1010 & 1020 or 1030 are prerequisites for *intermediate level courses.

Language courses 1050 or 1060 may be used in General Education Liberal Studies Experience.

Major Requirements (46 Hours)

Note: Courses with an asterisk * require a minimum overall GPA of (2.7). 18 semester hours must be completed at Appalachian.

BA RULE: Students may not count more than 46 semester hours in THR above general education hours (52 hours maximum in THR)

  • Junior Writing in the Discipline [WID]
  • Senior Capstone Experience [CAP] must be met

Special Topics in Design & Production

(Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor) - (must be taken 2 times for credit)

Capstone Course (3 Hours)

Concentration Electives (6 Hours)

  • Choose 6 hours from THR and/or other departments that are appropriate to the student’s area focus (Must have advisor approval)

Minor Required (12-24 Hours)

  • 9 hours of a minor must be completed at Appalachian State University.

Free Electives (2-23 Hours)

To total a minimum of 122 hours for this major

  • 2 hours of free electives outside the major discipline are required.

Total Required (122-128 Hours)

Admission by interview with Design/Technology faculty.

Participation in portfolio reviews is required each year. See for additional requirements.

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