Course Syllabi

Listed below are sample syllabi from courses that are being or have been taught in the School.  Actual syllabi will differ by course and instructor.  Visit https://ntst.umd.edu/soc/ for current course offerings. 

TDPS:

TDPS201 - Introduction to Technical Theatre

TDPS479 - Production Practicum

Dance:

DANC109 - Improvisation I

DANC128 - Fundamentals of Ballet

DANC200 - Introduction to Dance

DANC207 - The Creative Process

DANC209 - Dance Composition

DANC218 - Foundations of Technique I

DANC219 - Foundations of Technique II

DANC304 - Teaching Dance

DANC318 - Foundations of Technique III (Mayes)

DANC318 - Foundations of Technique III (Widrig)

DANC319 - Foundations of Technique IV (Widrig)

DANC371 - Somatics

DANC448 - Modern Dance V

DANC449 - Modern Dance IV

DANC488 - Project-Based Learning

DANC489C - Contact Improvisation

DANC604 - Dance Pedogogy

DANC608 - Choreography I

DANC719 - Choreographic Project
 

Theatre:

THET110 - Introduction to Theatre

THET116 - Fundamentals of Theatrical Design

THET222 - Foundations of Acting & Performance

THET223 - Text and Context in Western Theatre

THET274 - Introduction to Stage Management

THET293 - Black Theatre and Performance I

THET310 - Voice for the Actor I (Smith)

THET310 - Voice for the Actor I (Smiley)

THET371 - Scenic Design I

THET372 - Stage Property Design

THET408G - The Color of Sex: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Performance

THET408L - The Social Life of Spoken Words

THET411 - Voice for the Actor II

THET425 - Actors Process II

THET465 - History of Fashion for the Theatre

THET488A - Theare Architecture from the Minoans to the Barouque

THET489G - Globalization and Theatre

THET499B - Figure Drawing

THET499E - The Business of the Business

THET608E - Embodiment

THET608P - The Social Life of Spoken Words

THET669A - History of Fashion for the Theatre

THET711 - Critical Theory: Methods and Concepts