2018-2019 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog 
    
    Jul 22, 2019  
2018-2019 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Theatre Arts, Acting, AA



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The Theatre Arts - Acting Associate in Arts Degree provides a rigorous, disciplined and integrated curriculum designed to meet the vocational demands of the theatre profession. Developed for the career-oriented theatre student, the curriculum seeks to release the intuitive potential for performance and production in each individual. With this foundation, past Delta Drama alumni have successfully transferred in to the UC and CSU systems to complete their baccalaureate degree, and are working professionally as actors, directors, technical artists, designers and teachers. Additionally, the program contributes to the over all development of management skills, creative problem solving and effective communication necessary for any career path.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will demonstrate the skills required to perform at the “proficient level” through performance for a live audience.
  2. Students will demonstrate the skills required to perform at a “proficient level” in ensemble acting exercises including: scene study, voice and movement, audition techniques by successfully completing course requirements.
  3. Students will demonstrate a proficient knowledge of theatre history by successfully completing the required theatre history courses.
  4. Students will demonstrate the skills required to perform at a “proficient level” in stagecraft by successfully completing DRAMA 019A .

General Education


Complete the following general education pattern:

Students are advised to double-count courses in the major or area of emphasis to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of both major/area of emphasis and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.

Major Requirements - Restricted Electives


Minimum Major Units Required: 34


Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.

Minimum Degree Units Required: 60


For more information:


Contact the Arts and Communication Division

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