Technical Theatre Lab
Course Code: TPA1290 - 1291 - 1292
Credit Hours: 1
Effective beginning: Fall 2020
Course Description:A course participation in the technical facets of a theatre production. Credit may be received for work in the areas of lighting, set construction, costuming, publicity, and makeup.
There is no prerequisite for TPA 1290, but it is a prerequisite for TPA 1291. TPA 1291 is a prerequisite for TPA 1292. Courses must be taken in sequence.
Building X, Office: X223
Required textbooks/ course materials:
No textbooks required. There will be handouts given by instructor
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 |
|Investigate elements in theatre including space, design, sound, construction and production||H1, H2, Th1, Th2||Behavioral Observation, Projects, Skills Performance, Skills Demonstration|
|Define technical production and theatrical terminology||H1, H2, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4|
|Demonstrate an understanding of theatrical history and production||H1, H2, H3, H4, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4|
|Employ the skills and demeanor essential for effective participation on a technical production crew||Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4|
- Assigned readings of text, plays, and outside sources
- Class lecture, notes, handouts, and practicum.
- Quizzes, exams, and practical assessments.
- Participation on a technical crew for a production.
- Attend one theatrical production outside of Chipola College.
College-wide policies and resources
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