Dance, Theatre, & Film majors
Showcasing your Creative Side
will complete DANC 489, Principles of Teaching Dance
for their Senior Experience requirement
Course Description: This course covers basic methods
of movement education as applied to the teaching of ballet, modern dance, jazz,
and movement for children.
An understanding of anatomical structure and mechanics is utilized in the analysis of student performance in dance class. Specific objectives for dance exercises are explored.
Practical experiences in the planning, organization and structure of technique classes of various styles are designed
to prepare students as dance educators.
Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor.
Please reach out to Prof. Megan Thompson with questions on your Dance Major Senior Experience.
will complete THEA 442, Principles of Directing
for their Senior Experience requirement.
Course Description: An examination and practical application of principles of stage direction as influenced
by play script, acting talent,
set and lighting design, and the technical facilities of production organizations.
Prerequisites: THEA 152R and THEA 230, and THEA 244 or permission of the instructor.
Please reach out to Prof. Jim Lyden with questions on your Theatre Major Senior Experience.
COMM Film Majors may choose from the following courses to fulfill their Senior Experience requirement:
COMM 439 WHRO Production
COMM 482 Screenwriting II
COMM 483 Advanced Video Project
COMM 486 Advanced Filmmaking
COMM 493 Feature Film Production
Please reach out to Prof. Carolina Conte with questions on your Film Major Senior Experience.