AA Musical Theater
This degree provides a foundation in musical theater for students interested in pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theater or pursuing a career in the music entertainment industry. To fulfill the requirements for this degree, students will complete the required courses for one of three areas of emphasis and work with a counselor to determine the appropriate pattern of general education courses based on the student’s individual educational goals.
Total Units: 60
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this degree, the student should be able to:
1. Collaborate with others through rehearsal and performance of a musical theater production for peer, professional
or acdemic review.
2. Apply skills essential for performing in a musical.
3. Show an aesthetic appreciation of musical theater.
A. Required Core Courses (12 units)
THEA 100 Survey and App. of Theater (3 units)
MUSI 121 Music Theory 1 (3 units)
THEA 110 Technique of Acting (3 units)
MUSI 170 Musical Theater Repertory (3 units)
B. Restricted Electives (9 units)
MUSI 110 Fundamentals of Music (3 units)
MUSI 122 Music Theory 2 (3 units)
MUSI 128 Audition Techniques (1 unit)
MUSI 133 Musical Theater Voice (2 units)
MUSI 160 College Chorale (1 unit)
MUSI 162 Gospel Choir (1 unit)
THEA 153 Musical Theater Production (1-3 units)
THEA 155 Dance Theater Production (1-3 units)
THEA 135 Stage Movement (2 units)
THEA 220 Professional Acting (2 units)
THEA 224 Fundamentals of Acting (3 units)
AA Degree in Musical Theater
For More information, contact:
Dr. Eve-Anne Wilkes or Jennifer King
Music Coordinator Theater Director