Introduction to Costuming
Course Code: TPA1232
Credit Hours: 3
Effective beginning: Fall 2020
Course Description:This course is an introduction to the principles of costume production. It includes practical application utilizing tools, terminology, and costume materials. In addition to lecture, there will be production hours outside of class.
Building X, Office: X223
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Lyons, Tracey. Sewing Techniques for Theatre. 2019 ed. Rutledge Press
The Norton Anthology of Drama, Vol I and II. 3rd ed. J. Ellen Gainor, Stanton B. Garner Jr. & Martin Puchner. Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc. ISBN: 9780393283495.
See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
College-Level Competency: Interpret, evaluate, and appreciate works of human culture
H-1 Compare works of the humanities (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music) in various cultures or literary movements
H-2 Analyze artistic expressions (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music)
H-3 Communicate informed responses to works of the humanities (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music)
H-4 Explain thematic connections among works of the humanities (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music)
Theatre Studies Competency: Interpret, evaluate, and appreciate dramatic texts, the methods by which dramatic texts are realized in production, and engage in the collaborative communication and processes of theatre production.
Th-1: Identify aspects of the theatrical production process including performance, directing, design, technical production, marketing, and management.
Th-2: Analyze dramatic texts and theatrical productions.
Th-3: Apply performance and/or production practices through work on various theatrical productions.
Th-4: Demonstrate knowledge of the history, literature, theories, and skills needed for advanced study or a career in theatre arts and entertainment industry.
|Course-level Student Learning Objectives||Discipline-Specific |
|Identify tools and materials used for costume construction||H1, H2, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4||Behavioral Observation, Homework, Quizzes, Test, Cumulative Final, Projects, Practicum, Skills Performance|
|Analyze dramatic texts, genres, and theatre history as it relates to costuming||H1, H2, H3, H4, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4|
|Define terminology associated with theatre history and production||H1, H2, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4|
|Demonstrate mastery of basic skills in hand and machine sewing||Th1, Th3, Th4|
|Employ skills and professional demeanor essential for effective participation on a production crew||Th1, Th3, Th4|
- Assigned readings of text, plays, and outside sources
- Class lecture, notes, handouts, and practicum.
- Quizzes, exams, and practical assessments
- Attendance at a Fine Art production including student productions
- Attendance of one event (play or musical) produced by organizations other than Chipola
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