TMA 240

Playmaking

Theatre and Media Arts College of Fine Arts and Communications

Course Description

A survey of the wide range of ways that performance can be made: from a script, through devising, in adaptation, via community collaboration, and more.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

4

Fixed

1

Other Prerequisites

Theatre Arts Studies majors must take TMA 111, 115, 140. Students who have declared a Theatre Arts Studies minor, Theatre Education major, BFA Acting major or BFA Acting pre-major must take TMA 115 and 140. With instructor's consent, students may take either or both of the following courses concurrently with TMA 240: TMA 111 and 115. Non Theatre Arts Studies majors may take TMA 240 without taking TMA 111 by instructor consent.

Title

Methods

Learning Outcome

Students will identify the wide range of methods by which performance can be created.

Title

Performance Practice

Learning Outcome

Students will demonstrate their knowledge of playmaking and will creatre a range of performance pieces.