Course Content and Outcomes Guides (CCOG)

Course Content and Outcomes Guide for TA 250A Effective Fall 2019

Course Number:
TA 250A
Course Title:
Technical Theatre Production
Credit Hours:
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Special Fee:

Course Description

Provides the opportunity to learn and apply elementary technical theatre skills. Participation in the main stage production required. Prerequisites/concurrent: TA 111, 112, or 113. Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion the student should be able to:

- Use acquired skills to support variable theatre productions from conceptualization to closing.
- Employ teamwork skills in order to collaborate throughout the production process.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Assessment may include:
•Evaluation of performance running crew experience
•Shop-hour participation
•Peer evaluations
•Group Projects

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

•Apply techniques developed in rehearsal into the performance
•Demonstrate discipline and commitment throughout project
•Demonstrate effective listening
•Demonstrate time management skills: establishing & adhering to deadlines
•Backstage rehearsal & performance etiquette
•Safe backstage practices
•Safe shop practices