UTK Department of Theatre

College of Arts & Sciences

BA in Theatre Sample Curriculum

Semester 1

English 101 3 credit hours
Foreign Language  3 hrs.
Quantitative Reasoning 3 hrs.
THEA 100 3 hrs.
Social Science 3 hrs.

Semester 2

ENGL 102
Foreign Language 3 hrs.
Quantitative Reasoning 3 hrs.
THEA 220 3 hrs.
THEA 242, THEA 252, or THEA 262 3 hrs.

Semester 3

Natural Science lab 4 hrs.
Foreign Language or General Electives 3 hrs.
Non‐US History 3 hrs.
One additional course from THEA 242, THEA 252, or THEA 262 3 hrs.
Social Science 3 hrs.

Semester 4

Natural Science lab 4 hrs.
Foreign Language or General Electives 3 hrs.
Remaining course from THEA 242, THEA 252, or THEA 262 3 hrs.
THEA 300 3 hrs.
Non‐US History 3 hrs.

Semester 5

Natural Science 3 hrs.
Arts & Humanities List A 3 hrs.
Communicating Orally 3 hrs.
Social Science 3 hrs.
THEA 411 3 hrs.

Semester 6

Arts & Humanities List B 3 hrs.
THEA 412 3 hrs.
Upper Level Distribution 3 hrs.
Social Science 3 hrs.
Upper Division Electives 3 hrs.

Semester 7

Theatre (upper division in major) 6 hrs.
Upper Level Distribution 3 hrs.
THEA 430 3 hrs.
General Elective 1 hr.

Semester 8

Theatre (upper division in major) 6 hrs.
Upper Division Electives 9 hrs.

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