Technical Theatre Lab
Course Code: TPA2293
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.
Required textbooks/ course materials:
No textbooks required.
See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
Area 5: Humanities
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 outcomes||Discipline-level learning outcomes||Assessment methods|
Investigate elements in theatre including space, design, sound, construction, and production
Define technical production and theatrical terminology
Demonstrate an understanding of theatrical history and production
Employ the skills and demeanor essential for effective participation on a technical production crew
H1, H2, Th1, Th2
H1, H2, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4
H1, H2, H3, H4, Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4
Th1, Th2, Th3, Th4
|Behavioral Observation, Projects, Skills Performance and Skills Demonstration|
- 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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