Technical Theatre

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2539)
     

Prepares students to transfer to BA or BFA technical theatre programs at four-year institutions.  Prepares students for entry-level technical positions in the professional performance arena in the fields of set design, building, lighting design, front of house and technical crewing.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Certificate recipients will read and interpret technical theatre drawings and build scenery as specified.
  • Certificate recipients will hang and focus lighting instruments in a professional setting.
  • Certificate recipients will demonstrate a reliable and responsible work ethic as a team member in a professional setting.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”

Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

TA 100SURVEY OF DRAMA3
TA 101INTRODUCTION TO THE THEATRE3
TA 110ACTING I3
TA 150INTRODUCTION TO DESIGN AND PRODUCTION3
TA 152LIGHTING TECHNIQUES3
TA 160THEATRE WORKSHOP---TECHNICAL CREWS I1.5
TA 161THEATRE WORKSHOP---TECHNICAL CREWS II1.5
Total Units18