BA in Theatre/English
The Theatre/English program is administered jointly by the Department of English and the Department of Theatre and Dance.
Total credits required to complete major: 49
Theatre requirements - 25 credits
|THEA 129 Stagecraft||1|
|THEA 130 Introduction to Technical Theatre||3|
|THEA 140 Play Analysis for the Theatre||3|
|THEA 202 History of Theatre to the 17th Century||3|
|THEA 203 History of the Theatre Since the 17th Century||3|
|THEA 204 Asian Theatre||3|
|THEA 221 Acting I||3|
|THEA 222 Directing I||3|
|THEA 305 Theatre Topics OR THEA 390 Theatre Seminar||3|
English requirements - 24 credits
|ENGL 203 Reader and Text: (Subtitle)
ENGL 203 Reader and Text: (Subtitle) is the prerequisite for English courses at the 300 and 400 levels.
|One course in British or American drama (from ENGL 290, ENGL 387, ENGL 486,or appropriate subtitles of other ENGL courses)||4|
|ENGL 454 Shakespeare (or other ENGL course with Shakespeare subtitle)||4|
|ENGL 386 Western Drama 1870-1945||4|
|ENGL 385 Contemporary Drama||4|
|ENGL elective in dramatic literature or creative writing||4|
- 16 hours of English must be taken at the 300 or 400 level.
- The THEA/ENGL major does not fulfill the requirements for New York State Provisional teaching certification in English. An additional 6 hours of English electives must be completed by those seeking certification. Certification in Theatre is a K-12 certification not currently offered at Geneseo; students can obtain secondary certification in Theatre with 30 hours of coursework.