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hcc catalogue '11-'12

Arts and Humanities - Programs of Study

Theatre A.A. Degree (Transfer) 
An Arts and Sciences Area of Study
Application Code 237
For curriculum information, contact the Arts and Humanities Division—Room HVPA-200—443-518-1480.

This curriculum is designed as a guide to students planning to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree in theatre. Students are advised to check the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer. The main emphasis in the theatre area of study is the creation of an artistic point of view on the part of the student.


Students enrolled in transfer patterns must take a
minimum of 30 credits in General Education. Each student’s
total of general education and required courses must equal
at least 60 semester hours of credit.
CompositionENGL-121 College Composition3
Humanities, Arts & 
 Literature1THET-103 Acting I: Foundations for Acting and
 Humanities Core Course (see p. 64)
 Literature Core Course (see p. 63)6-8
Social Sciences2Social and Behavioral Sciences Core Courses
 (see p. 65)6
ScienceScience Core Courses (see p. 66; must include
 one course with lab)7-8
MathematicsMathematics Core Course (see p. 66)3-5
InterdisciplinaryInterdisciplinary and Emerging Issues Core
 Course (see p. 66)2-3
ENGL-209/THET-209Modern Drama3
THET-110Introduction to Theatre3
THET-115Introduction to Theatrical Design and 
 Technical Theatre3
THET-125Text Analysis3
THET-190 Theatre History I3
THET-260/SPCH-260 Voice and Diction3
THET-273Movement for the Actor3
THET-290Production Seminar3
Additional Courses in Major* 6-12
*Students will choose 6-12 credits from the courses listed below according to their specific area of focus. The courses are grouped into three interest areas, but students are free to select 6-12 credits from any area. Since requirements at transfer institutions vary, students should consult a faculty advisor each semester for curriculum planning.
Musical Theatre Performance 
DANC-192Introduction to Jazz Dance (or higher)2
MUSC-117Applied Music I (Voice)2
THET-202Acting II3
THET-224Musical Theatre Performance3
THET-271Theatre Juried Audition Techniques2
Theatre Performance 
THET-160Theatre Practicum 1
THET-202Acting II3
THET-241Acting for Television 3
THET-261Dialects for the Actor 3
THET-271Theatre Juried Audition Techniques2
Theatre Generalist  
THET-119/ENGL-119Introduction to Playwriting3
THET-120Stage Management3
THET-191Theatre History II3
THET-216/ENGL-216Contemporary Drama: Topics in Diversity3
THET-250/ENGL-250Shakespeare from Page to Stage 3
THET/ENGL/FILM-251Shakespeare from Page to Screen3
1THET-103 (3 credits), plus one Humanities Core Course (3 credits), plus one Literature Core Course (3 credits) satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement, OR a World Language Sequence (8 credits), plus THET-103 (3 credits) satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement.
2One History Core Course is required and may be taken as either a Social and Behavioral Sciences Core or a Humanities Core. No more than 6 credits may be taken in History to meet Humanities Core and Social and Behavioral Sciences Core requirements.




hcc catalogue '11-'12

Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomedical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial Planning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
First-Year Experience - FYEX
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG
Geology - GEOL

German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
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Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
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Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
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Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
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Women's Studies - WMST