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CRC19: Courses

TA 303 History and Theory of the Theatre II

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: ENGWR 101, or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course is a survey of the history of theater from the 17th Century through modern times. This history and development of theater and drama are studied in relationship to cultural, political and social conditions of the time. Plays are read or viewed for analysis of structure, plot, character and historical relevance. This course is recommended for students planning to major in Theater, Humanities, English, or Communication.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1: Critique and evaluate the historical, artistic, social and philosophical environments in which theatre exists.