|CLASS CODE:||TA 424||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|CATALOG DESCRIPTION:||May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor. An introduction to the basic principles of directing, coupled with extensive experience in directing two scenes and a one-act play; designed to prepare students for directing assignments in church, educational, and community theatre.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Basic principles of directing for the theatre, coupled with extensive practicum experience.|
|TOPICS:||Script interpretation, composition in set design, composition in blocking, composition in lighting, working with actors, style, and putting it all together to create a complete stage experience.|
|OBJECTIVES:||Apply skills through practical application, directing two ten-minute scenes and a one-act play.
Be prepared to take on directing assignments in church, educational and community theatre groups.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Three directing projects, director's book and journal, quizzes on chapter and attendance.|
|PREREQUISITES:||Students with Junior status who have completed TA 123: Acting One, or consent of instructor.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|