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Minor in Theatre

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Requirements for the Minor

Theatre Minor Course Requirements

Students selecting this minor must complete each of the following:

Theatre Core Knowledge and Skills. Majors must complete courses in each of the following core areas:

  • Theatre Practicum I. Satisfied by THR 101.
  • Acting I. Satisfied by THR 106.
  • Theatre Production. Satisfied by completion of one of the courses: THR 216, THR 220, THR 224.
  • History of Theatre. Satisfied by THR 525.
  • History of Theatre II. Satisfied by THR 526.

Theatre Required Electives. Satisfied by 2 courses (6 hours) from the following:

  • THR 302 Undergraduate Seminar in: _____
  • THR 326 African Theatre and Drama
  • THR 327 African-American Theatre and Drama
  • THR 404 Children and Drama
  • THR 405 Children and Media
  • THR 527 Asian Theatre and Performance
  • THR 528 History of U.S. Theatre and Drama
  • THR 529 Race and the American Theatre
  • THR 603 Theatre for Young Audiences
  • THR 626 Myth and the Dramatist
  • THR 725 Russian Theatre and Drama from Stanislavski and Chekhov to the Present

Minor Hours
Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses.

Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 hours of KU resident credit in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior (300+) Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in all departmental courses (300+) in the minor. GPA calculations include all departmental courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.

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