2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Drama/Theatre Arts Pre-Major, AA-DTA Planning Guide
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To use this planning guide, check the Class Schedule.
Where does my path start?
You will complete an Associate of Arts - Direct Transfer Agreement (AA-DTA) at Shoreline.
Once you complete your Shoreline degree, you can transfer to a four-year school to earn a baccalaureate degree in Drama or Theatre Arts.
Drama/Theatre Arts is also an excellent major for graduate studies in Humanities, Social Sciences, Business and Education.
What courses should I take?
This unofficial guide is intended to support you as you prepare for your major. Please consult with an advisor and your chosen four-year school(s), as program and admissions requirements vary and may change without notice.
General Education - 20 Credits
Courses used in General Education (Gen Ed) Core may not be used for distribution.
Communication (10 Credits)
Quantitative/Symbolic Reasoning (5 Credits)
Choose one of the following classes:
MATH& 107 , MATH 111 , MATH& 141 , MATH& 142 , MATH& 146 , MATH& 148 , MATH& 151 , MATH& 152 , MATH& 163 , MATH 207 , MATH 208 , MATH 211 , MATH& 264 , PHIL& 120
* Students planning to transfer to the University of Washington must consult Math Advising, email@example.com.
Distribution Requirements - 45 Credits
Natural Sciences (15 Credits)
Select from at least two different disciplines (e.g.Biology and Physics) in Natural Sciences . At least 10 credits required in Physical, Earth, and/or Biological Sciences, including at least 5 credits of lab science. Maximum 5 credits from Other Science courses.
Social Sciences (15 Credits)
Select from at least two different disciplines (e.g., Psychology and History) in Social Sciences .
General Electives - Minimum 25 Credits
Recommended: DRMA 145 , DRMA 146 , DRMA 156 , DRMA 157 , DRMA 207 , DRMA 208 , DRMA 209 , DRMA 225 , DRMA 226 , DRMA 234 , DRMA 235 , DRMA 255 , CINEM 201 , MUSC 154 MUSC 155 MUSC 156 MUSC 164 MUSC 165 MUSC 166 .
Students may choose up to 15 credits of restricted Drama electives to apply toward the degree: DRMA 155 , DRMA 156 , DRMA 157 , DRMA 244 , DRMA 245 , DRMA 246 .
A maximum of 3 credits allowed in Physical Education.
Please see the lists of Restricted Electives and Elective Courses (Non-restricted).
Where can I transfer and what does my chosen four-year school require?
Before choosing classes, become familiar with the four-year program where you want to apply: visit the website, email the department, and/or speak with a Shoreline advisor. Below are examples from Washington schools with different admissions and graduation requirements. Check with the school for world language requirements. (Non-native speakers of English are often exempt from this requirement.)