Minor Requirements

Requirements for the Minor

A minimum of 18 hours is required for the minor; 12 hours must be numbered 300 and above.

Theatre Minor Course Requirements

Minors must complete each of the following:

Theatre Core Knowledge and Skills. Minors must complete courses in each of the following core areas:

  • Theatre Practicum I. Satisfied by THR 101.
  • Acting I. Satisfied by THR 106.
  • Theatre Production. Satisfied by completion of one of the courses: THR 216, THR 220, and THR 224.
  • Choose two of the following three courses (6 hours)

  • History of Theatre I. Satisfied by THR 525
  • History of Theatre II. Satisfied by THR 526
  • History of U.S. Theatre and Drama. Satisfied by THR 528

Theatre Required Electives. Satisfied by 2 courses (6 hours) from the following:

  • THR 302 Undergraduate Seminar in: _____
  • THR 326 African Theatre and Drama
  • THR 327 African-American Theatre and Drama
  • THR 404 Children and Drama
  • THR 405 Children and Media
  • THR 527 Asian Theatre and Performance
  • THR 528 History of U.S. Theatre and Drama
  • THR 529 Race and the American Theatre
  • THR 603 Theatre for Young Audiences
  • THR 626 Myth and the Dramatist
  • THR 725 Russian Theatre and Drama from Stanislavski and Chekhov to the Present

Minor Hours
Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses.

Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 hours of KU resident credit in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior (300+) Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in all departmental courses (300+) in the minor. GPA calculations include all departmental courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.

Contact Info

Department of Theatre

Murphy Hall
1530 Naismith Drive, Room 356
Lawrence, KS 66045-3103
785-864-3511
kuthr@ku.edu
http://www.theatre.ku.edu/
Mechele Leon, Chair
785-864-3511
mleon@ku.edu

Department of Theatre

Murphy Hall
1530 Naismith Drive, Room 356
Lawrence, KS 66045-3103
785-864-3511
kuthr@ku.edu
http://www.theatre.ku.edu/
Jeanne Klein, Undergraduate Coordinator
785-864-5576
kleinj@ku.edu

Department of Theatre

Murphy Hall
1530 Naismith Drive, Room 356
Lawrence, KS 66045-3103
785-864-3511
kuthr@ku.edu
http://www.theatre.ku.edu/
John Gronbeck-Tedesco, Director of Graduate Studies
785-864-3511
jgt@ku.edu
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