Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 45

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
TH A 130 Acting Workshop I (Major Core, C1) 3
TH A 205 Introduction to Technical Theatre and Design (Major Core) 2
Select One (Major Core): 2
Scenery and Properties Laboratory  
Costuming and Makeup Laboratory  
Lighting and Sound Laboratory  
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
 Units16
Second Semester
Select One (Major Core): 2
Scenery and Properties Laboratory  
Costuming and Makeup Laboratory  
Lighting and Sound Laboratory  
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area E 3
 Units14-15
Third Semester
TH A 401 Global Theatre History I (Major Core) 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area D - Take Two 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
TH A 402 Global Theatre History II (Major Core) 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Fifth Semester
Select One (Major Core): 3
Principles of Directing  
History of Directing  
Play Development Workshop  
Styles of Acting  
TH A 403 Theatre Backgrounds: 1900 - Present (Major Core) 3
Area of Emphasis (18 units) - Take Two 6 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take One 5 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
TH A 405GW Analyzing and Writing About Theatre - GWAR (Major Core) 3
Area of Emphasis (18 units) - Take One 6 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
TH A 515 Leadership and Organization for Production (Major Core) 3
Area of Emphasis (18 units) - Take One 6 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Area of Emphasis (18 units) – Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
 Total Units120-122