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Performance and Movement, BA

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2016 - 2017 Major Map
Performance and Movement - Dance and Theatre ( BA )
Degree: BA
College/School: Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
Location: Tempe campus



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Term 1 0 - 17 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 1  
critical course 2-3  
  2  
  3  
  3  
  3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 17-18
  • An SAT, ACT, Accuplacer, or TOEFL score determines placement into first-year composition courses.
  • ASU Mathematics Placement Test score determines placement in mathematics course.
  • ASU 101 or college-specific equivalent First-Year Seminar required of all freshman students. THF 125 fulfills this requirement.
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 160: First-Year Creative Practices I and a Suggested Elective. 
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 170: Music Theatre I and MUP 194: Non-Majors Beginning Class Piano I.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives. 
Term 2 17 - 33 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 2  
critical course 3  
  3  
  2  
  3  
  3    
critical course
Complete ENG 101 OR ENG 105 OR ENG 107 course(s).
   
Term hours subtotal: 16
  • Students in General Track are expected to reach the advanced level of at least one of the four Personal Movement Practices (Postmodern Contemporary, Contemporary Ballet, Urban Movement or Movement Language Sources/Somatic Practices).
  • Students in General Track must take THF 215 Design and Composition for Theatre and Film and a Personal Movement Practices class.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUS 194 Beginning Class Voice for Non-Majors and MUP 172 Music Theatre II.
Term 3 33 - 48 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 2  
  3  
  3  
  3    
  4    
critical course
Complete Mathematics (MA) requirement.
   
critical course
Complete First-Year Composition requirement.
   
Term hours subtotal: 15
  • Students are expected to reach the advanced level of at least one of the four Personal Movement Practices (Postmodern Contemporary, Contemporary Ballet, Urban Movement or Movement Language Sources/Somatic Practices).
  • Students in General Track must take a Personal Movement Practices class and DCE 201 Dance, Culture, and Global Context.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 270 Music Theatre III and MHL 140 Music as Culture.
Term 4 48 - 61 Credit Hours Critical course signified by critical course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
critical course 2  
critical course 3  
  2-3  
  4    
  2-3    
Term hours subtotal: 13-15
  • Students are expected to reach the advanced level of at least one of the four Personal Movement Practices (Postmodern Contemporary, Contemporary Ballet, Urban Movement or Movement Language Sources/Somatic Practices).
  • Students in General Track must take a Personal Movement Practices class and DCE 262 Rhythmic Theory for Dance I.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take  MUP 272 Music Theatre IV and MTC 125 Basic Music Theory or MUS 100 Fundamentals of Music Notation.
  • Students must take placement exam into MTC 125 Basic Music Theory. MTC 125 is offered in the fall semester only. 
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 5 61 - 77 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 3  
necessary course 2-3  
  2-3  
  3  
  3  
  3    
Term hours subtotal: 16-18
  • Students are expected to reach the advanced level of one of the four Personal Movement Practices.
  • Students who complete THE 320 may take an elective in place of the Historical Awareness area requirement.
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 303, HDA 252, THP 372 or THP 377 or DCE 333 or DCE 334 or DCE 335, or DCE 336, and an Upper Division Personal Movement Practices class. 
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 370, a Dance Class Option, a Music Theatre Track Upper Division Elective, and an Upper Division Elective.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 6 77 - 93 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 1  
necessary course 2-3  
  3  
  3  
  3  
  4    
Term hours subtotal: 16-17
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 404 Dance and Ethics or DCE 402 Ethnography of Dance Practices, THP 385 or THP 386 or DCE 333, or DCE 334, or DCE 335, or DCE 336, THP 482 Theatre for Social Change, and THP 311 or DCE 350.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 465 Music Theatre VI, Music Theatre Track Upper Division Electives, and MUE 311.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 7 93 - 108 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 2-3  
  1  
  1-3  
  11  
Term hours subtotal: 15-18
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 405 Rhetorical Moves, DCE 438 Dance Theatre Performance/Production, and THP 420 Acting: Solo and Collaborative Performance, and an Upper Division Elective.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 470 Music Thetare VII, MUP 373 Music Theatre Performance, MUP 374 Technical Production I (Foundations), and Music Theatre Track Upper Division Electives.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 8 108 - 120 Credit Hours Necessary course signified by necessary course Hours Minimum Grade Notes
necessary course 2-6  
necessary course 2-3  
  7  
  1  
Term hours subtotal: 12-17
  • Students in General Track must take THP 483 Acting Viewpoints and Composition and Upper Division Electives.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 472 Music Theatre VIII, Music Theatre Track Upper Division Electives, and MUP 374 Technical Production II (Practicum).
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.



2016 - 2017 Major Map
Performance and Movement - Dance and Theatre, BA
College/School: Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts

Location: Tempe campus
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critical courseCritical Course
necessary courseNecessary Course
Term 1
0 - 17 Credit Hours
Hours: 1
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • An SAT, ACT, Accuplacer, or TOEFL score determines placement into first-year composition courses.
  • ASU Mathematics Placement Test score determines placement in mathematics course.
  • ASU 101 or college-specific equivalent First-Year Seminar required of all freshman students. THF 125 fulfills this requirement.
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 160: First-Year Creative Practices I and a Suggested Elective. 
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 170: Music Theatre I and MUP 194: Non-Majors Beginning Class Piano I.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives. 
Term 2
17 - 33 Credit Hours
Hours: 2
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
critical course
Complete ENG 101 OR ENG 105 OR ENG 107 course(s).
Notes:
  • Students in General Track are expected to reach the advanced level of at least one of the four Personal Movement Practices (Postmodern Contemporary, Contemporary Ballet, Urban Movement or Movement Language Sources/Somatic Practices).
  • Students in General Track must take THF 215 Design and Composition for Theatre and Film and a Personal Movement Practices class.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUS 194 Beginning Class Voice for Non-Majors and MUP 172 Music Theatre II.
Term 3
33 - 48 Credit Hours
Hours: 2
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Hours: 4
critical course
Complete Mathematics (MA) requirement.
critical course
Complete First-Year Composition requirement.
Notes:
  • Students are expected to reach the advanced level of at least one of the four Personal Movement Practices (Postmodern Contemporary, Contemporary Ballet, Urban Movement or Movement Language Sources/Somatic Practices).
  • Students in General Track must take a Personal Movement Practices class and DCE 201 Dance, Culture, and Global Context.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 270 Music Theatre III and MHL 140 Music as Culture.
Term 4
48 - 61 Credit Hours
Hours: 2
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 4
Hours: 2-3
Notes:
  • Students are expected to reach the advanced level of at least one of the four Personal Movement Practices (Postmodern Contemporary, Contemporary Ballet, Urban Movement or Movement Language Sources/Somatic Practices).
  • Students in General Track must take a Personal Movement Practices class and DCE 262 Rhythmic Theory for Dance I.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take  MUP 272 Music Theatre IV and MTC 125 Basic Music Theory or MUS 100 Fundamentals of Music Notation.
  • Students must take placement exam into MTC 125 Basic Music Theory. MTC 125 is offered in the fall semester only. 
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 5
61 - 77 Credit Hours
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Notes:
  • Students are expected to reach the advanced level of one of the four Personal Movement Practices.
  • Students who complete THE 320 may take an elective in place of the Historical Awareness area requirement.
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 303, HDA 252, THP 372 or THP 377 or DCE 333 or DCE 334 or DCE 335, or DCE 336, and an Upper Division Personal Movement Practices class. 
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 370, a Dance Class Option, a Music Theatre Track Upper Division Elective, and an Upper Division Elective.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 6
77 - 93 Credit Hours
Hours: 1
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 4
Notes:
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 404 Dance and Ethics or DCE 402 Ethnography of Dance Practices, THP 385 or THP 386 or DCE 333, or DCE 334, or DCE 335, or DCE 336, THP 482 Theatre for Social Change, and THP 311 or DCE 350.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 465 Music Theatre VI, Music Theatre Track Upper Division Electives, and MUE 311.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 7
93 - 108 Credit Hours
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 1
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 1-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 11
Minimum Grade: C
Notes:
  • Students in General Track must take DCE 405 Rhetorical Moves, DCE 438 Dance Theatre Performance/Production, and THP 420 Acting: Solo and Collaborative Performance, and an Upper Division Elective.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 470 Music Thetare VII, MUP 373 Music Theatre Performance, MUP 374 Technical Production I (Foundations), and Music Theatre Track Upper Division Electives.
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
Term 8
108 - 120 Credit Hours
Hours: 2-6
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 2-3
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 7
Minimum Grade: C
Hours: 1
Minimum Grade: C
Notes:
  • Students in General Track must take THP 483 Acting Viewpoints and Composition and Upper Division Electives.
  • Students in Music Theatre Track must take MUP 472 Music Theatre VIII, Music Theatre Track Upper Division Electives, and MUP 374 Technical Production II (Practicum).
  • Please see course list for suggested electives.
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