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THEA 223: Introduction to Acting for Camera (3 credits)

Course Description

An introduction to acting techniques for film, TV production, and other camera-based media. Repeatable up to 6 credits. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Grade of C or better in THEA 221.

Recommended Preparation: THEA 101, 221, and 222.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

  • Demonstrate the skill of acting by using the camera lens to convey story
  • Analyze performances for television and film for quality and desired effect on the audience
  • Illustrate the complexities of character within a given text

Degrees and Certificates

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Classes Offered

  • Spring 2020 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale Pālanakila 224, TBA - CRN: 63416
  • Spring 2020 - TR, 8:05am to 9:30am, , Alexander Durrant - CRN: 63435