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THEA 101: Introduction to Drama and Theatre (3 credits)

Course Description

An introduction to the art of drama and theatre. Students study selected plays that are representative of important playwrights and historical periods. These plays are studied in their historical context and provide a basis for understanding elements and styles of drama. Theatre production will also be explored by considering the functions of actors, audiences, designers, playwrights and technicians. (3 hours lecture)


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss the origin and development of the theatre from its beginnings to the present.
  • Discuss the theatre's influence and importance in human culture.
  • Compare and contrast plays and theatre practices from different time periods and cultures.
  • Analyze the artistic choices and techniques used to transform a written dramatic script into a performed work presented to an audience.

Degrees and Certificates

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Classes Offered

  • Spring 2014 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Nicolas Logue - CRN: 60637 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2014 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Taurie Kinoshita - CRN: 62275 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2014 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 211, Nicolas Logue - CRN: 62497 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2013 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Nicolas Logue - CRN: 62428 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2013 - TR, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Nicolas Logue - CRN: 64473
  • Fall 2012 - TR, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Nicolas Logue - CRN: 61207 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2012 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 224, Nicolas Logue - CRN: 64112
  • Spring 2011 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 224, Michelle Hurtubise - CRN: 61125 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2011 - TR, 11:00am to 12:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 224, Harry Wong - CRN: 63235
  • Fall 2010 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 224, Ben Moffat - CRN: 60296 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2010 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Ben Moffat - CRN: 63157 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2009 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Ben Moffat - CRN: 60207 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2009 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Ben Moffat - CRN: 62373 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2008 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 102, S Egi - CRN: 62232
  • Fall 2008 - MWF, 9:30am to 10:20am, Hale Pālanakila 102, Ben Moffat - CRN: 64036
  • Fall 2007 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 102, S Egi - CRN: 61038
  • Spring 2006 - TR, 7:15pm to 8:40pm, Hale Pālanakila 212, Ben Moffat - CRN: 61165
  • Fall 2006 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 63047
  • Fall 2006 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 224, Ben Moffat - CRN: 63281
  • Fall 2005 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:25am, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 61061
  • Spring 2005 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 250, Ben Moffat - CRN: 62213
  • Spring 2005 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:55pm, Hale Pālanakila 212, Ben Moffat - CRN: 62214
  • Fall 2004 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 61061
  • Spring 2004 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 63179
  • Fall 2003 - MWF, 11:25am to 12:25pm, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 14876
  • Spring 2003 - MWF, 11:30am to 12:20pm, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 35424
  • Spring 2003 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale Pālanakila 104, Ben Moffat - CRN: 35425

 

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