Theatre - AA

FINE ARTS & HUMANITIES

Contact: CHARLENE WIDENER Widenerc@hutchcc.edu (620)665-3544
Department Chair: CHARLENE WIDENER Widenerc@hutchcc.edu (620)665-3544

For course descriptions and course prerequisites, click on the course name.

Total Credit Hours

This degree requires 64 credit hours.

Requirements

Course Title Credits
ED105 Success Seminar/College Orientation 1

Experiences designed to help with the transition into college life; exploration of essential techniques for success as a college student.

EN102 English Composition II 3

Compositions of techniques of persuasive and research writing, and critical reading and writing on selected thematic units.
Pre-Reqs: EN103 English Composition I with a grade of C or higher, or EN101 English Composition IA with a grade of C or higher, or EN100 English Comp IB with a grade of C or higher

MA105 Intermediate Algebra 3

Elementary algebra including exponents, radicals, quadratic formula, systems of equations, graphing and other topics preparatory to MA106 College Algebra.
Pre-Reqs: Accuplacer Math Score of 57 or above, or Compass Algebra Score of 28 or above, or MA098 Basic Algebra with a grade of C or higher

PS100 General Psychology 3

A survey of the fundamental principles of behavior including physiological, perceptual, historical, methodological, learning, memory, development, motivational, emotional, social and applied perspectives.

SH101 Public Speaking 3

Principles and practices of oral communication that will help the student develop skills in communication and acquire an understanding of oral communication as a vital human skill and activity.

SO100 Fundamentals of Sociology 3

Development and interaction of the individual in society with consideration of the culture, structures, functions of societies, social groups and institutions with emphasis on social interaction and its relation to personality and human action.

TH115 Theatre Appreciation 3

A study of the background of the theatre including, but not limited to, a historical overview of the theatre, selected play script readings from historical periods, surveys of playwrights and their times and critical analyses of play scripts read.

TH116 Introduction to Acting 3

For the beginning actor, using physical and vocal exercises, improvisation, study of acting methods and theories, and selected roles and scenes; techniques for relaxation, total concentration, dedication and research for role analysis; critical analysis of the genre of theatre stressed.

TH118 Stagecraft 3

Construction of technical aspects of departmental theatre productions, including design considerations of properties, sound, scenery, lighting, special effects and stage management with emphasis on practical results through crew work on the public performances of each production.

TH119 Stage Makeup 3

Study and practice of the basic application of stage make-up including character analysis, anatomy, materials and special make-up techniques and problems.

TH121 Advanced Acting 3

A continued development of methods and techniques begun in TH116 Introduction to Acting with emphasis placed on script analysis and scene preparation, acting styles from period plays and contemporary vocal and movement techniques.
Pre-Reqs: TH116 Acting I with a grade of C or better

TH122 Voice and Diction 3

Improving the speaking voice by gaining control over articulation, enunciation and pronunciation; anatomy of speaking mechanism, the International Phonetic Alphabet and nuances of regional or foreign accents and dialects; performance-oriented but practical for non-performing students who wish to improve their speaking abilities.

AR101 Art Appreciation OR MU101 Music Appreciation 3
Course Title Credits
AR101 Art Appreciation 3.00

MU101 Music Appreciation 3.00

English Composition I Option EN100/EN101 3
Course Title Credits
EN100 English Composition IB 3.00

EN100C English Composition IB 3.00

EN101 English Composition IA 3.00

EN101C English Composition IA 3.00

EN103H Honors English Composition I 3.00

Laboratory Science Options 4
Course Title Credits
BI101 General Biology 4.00

BI103 Human Anatomy and Physiology 6.00

BI104 Biology I 5.00

BI105 Biology II 5.00

BI112 General Microbiology 4.00

CH101 General Chemistry 5.00

CH105 Chemistry I 5.00

CH106 Chemistry II 5.00

CH108 Principles of Organic and Biochemistry 5.00

CH110H Honors Principles of Chemistry I 5.00

CH111H Honors Principles of Chemistry II 5.00

CH201 Organic Chemistry I 5.00

CH202 Organic Chemistry II 5.00

PY103 Physical Geology 3.00

PY104L Physical Geology Lab 1.00

PY110 Physical Science 5.00

PY112 General Physics I 5.00

PY113 General Physics II 5.00

PY201 Engineering Physics I 5.00

PY202 Engineering Physics II 5.00

Literature Options 3
Course Title Credits
EN121 World Mythology 3.00

EN201 Introduction to Literature 3.00

EN202 British Literature I 3.00

EN203 British Literature II 3.00

EN204 American Literature I 3.00

EN205 American Literature II 3.00

EN206 Contemporary Literature 3.00

EN207 Introduction to Shakespeare 3.00

EN214 Introduction to Cultural Studies: Fairy Tales 3.00

EN215 Medieval Literature in Contemporary Society 3.00

Necessary Skills Options 1
Course Title Credits
BU107 Personal Finance 3.00

BU112 Creative Problem Solving Strategies 3.00

BU118 Introduction to Leadership 3.00

BU120 Job Search/Retention 1.00

BU121 Customer Service/Professional Image 3.00

ED105 Success Seminar/College Orientation 1.00

ED105H Honors Success Seminar/College Orientation 1.00

ED110 Career Decision Making 1.00

ED115 College Orientation and Career Exploration 2.00

ED118 Introduction to Leadership 3.00

HE202 Nutrition 3.00

IS103 Microcomputer Literacy 2.00

IS104 Microcomputer Applications 3.00

IS105 Advanced Microcomputer Applications 3.00

IS135 Essentials of Web Interaction 2.00

IS137 Website Ethics and Security 3.00

PE106 First Aid and CPR 2.00

PE122 Rhythms I 2.00

PE123 Rhythms II 2.00

PE124 Aquatic Fitness 1.00

PE126 Conditioning and Fitness Concepts I 1.00

PE127 Conditioning and Fitness Concepts II 1.00

PE130 Beginning Bowling 1.00

PE131 Advanced Bowling 1.00

PE137 Beginning Swimming 1.00

PE138 Intermediate Swimming 1.00

PE140 Badminton/Tennis 1.00

PE141 Volleyball/Slow Pitch Softball 1.00

PE142 Flag Football/Basketball 1.00

PE145 Golf 1.00

PE146 Beginning Horsemanship 1.00

PE148 Karate I 1.00

PE149 Handball and Racquetball 1.00

PE150 Karate II 1.00

PE151 Social Dance-Beginning 1.00

PE152 Social Dance-Advanced 1.00

PE153 Modern Jazz 1.00

PE156 Aerobic Dance 1.00

PE157 Advanced Horsemanship 1.00

PE173 Fitness for Life 1.00

SH122 Voice and Diction 3.00

SH210 Interpersonal Communication 3.00

SH220 Persuasive Communication 3.00

SH225 Argumentation and Advocacy 3.00

SO103 Stress Management 1.00

SO104 Assertiveness Training 2.00

TH122 Voice and Diction 3.00

Social Science Options 3
Course Title Credits
EC100 Macroeconomics 3.00

EC101 Microeconomics 3.00

GE101 World Geography 3.00

GE110 United States Regional Geography 3.00

GO100 American Government 3.00

GO101 State and Local Government 3.00

GO102 International Relations 3.00

PS100 General Psychology 3.00

PS101 Human Relations 3.00

PS102 Human Growth and Development 3.00

PS201 Psychology of Personality 3.00

PS202 Abnormal Psychology 3.00

SO100 Fundamentals of Sociology 3.00

SO101 Marriage and Family 3.00

SO102 Changing Roles of Women and Men 3.00

SO107 Introduction to Family System Theory 3.00

SO111 Cultural Anthropology 3.00

SO113 Cultural Diversity 3.00

SO119 Addictions and Society 3.00

SO120 Introduction to Addictions Counseling 3.00

SO122 Introduction to Social Work 3.00

SO123 Social Welfare and Society 3.00

SO201 Social Problems 3.00

Theatre Communications Options 3
Course Title Credits
JL101 Introduction to Mass Communications 3.00

JL102 Reporting I 3.00

JL104 Publications Lab I 1.00

JL105 Publications Lab II 1.00

JL201 Newspaper Production I 3.00

JL201L Newspaper Production Lab I

JL202 Newspaper Production II 3.00

JL202L Newspaper Production Lab II

JL203 Publications Lab III 1.00

JL204 Publications Lab IV 1.00

JL205 Introduction to Magazine Production 2.00

JL206 Magazine Production and Planning 2.00

JL220 Visual Communications Internship 2.00

JP110 Basic Photography 3.00

JP110L Basic Photography Lab

JP113 Advanced Photography 3.00

JP113L Advanced Photography Lab

JP118 Introduction to Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

JP119 Advanced Digital Imagery--Photoshop 3.00

JP216 Studio Portrait Photography 3.00

JP216L Studio Portrait Photography Lab

SH103 Oral Interpretation 3.00

TC104 Broadcast News Lab I 1.00

TC106 Introduction to Audio/Video Technology 3.00

TC107 Radio Laboratory I 1.00

TC108 News Writing and Special Events Report 3.00

TC109 Audio Production 3.00

TC110 Announcing and Performance 3.00

TC111 Audio/Video Scriptwriting 3.00

TC112 Video Production I 3.00

TC113 Video Editing and Post Production 3.00

TC114 Video Production II 3.00

TC115 Videography 3.00

TC116 Broadcast and Media Technology Internship 1.00

TC124 Broadcast Practicum I 1.00

TC212 Video Editing and Post Production II 3.00

TC213 Video Production III 3.00

Theatre Options 6
Course Title Credits
TH114 Introduction to Theatrical Design 3.00

TH130 Costume Design and Construction 3.00

TH135 Theatre Internship 3.00

TH201 Stage/Television Lighting 3.00

Theatre Practicum 4
Course Title Credits
TH123 Theatre Practicum I 1.00

TH132 Theatre Practicum II 1.00

TH133 Theatre Practicum III 1.00

TH134 Theatre Practicum IV 1.00


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