University of Maine at Farmington 2018-2019 Catalog

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Students may choose a minor field of study, commonly called a minor, along with their major. A minor usually consists of 20 credits of study. Minors are optional, but many students find that a minor is helpful in providing greater career opportunities after graduation. The requirements for the various minors are listed within individual majors as well as in this section.
Following are the requirements for official University of Maine at Farmington minors. Contact the chairperson of the department offering the minor for an application.
*Starred courses have pre-requisites not included in the minor requirements.


Required Courses:
One of the following from each Theatre discipline: 

PERFORMANCE - One of the following:

THE 115A Improvisation: As Acting Technique                       4
THE 252A Directing Contemporary Theatre I 4
THE 278A Commedia dell' arte 4

TECHNICAL – One of the following:

THE 240A Costume Design 4
THE 122A Introduction to Scenic & Lighting Design              4
THE 177A Topics: Stage Makeup 4

THEORY/HISTORY/CRITICISM – One of the following:

THE 117A   Contemporary American Theatre 4
THE 273A Passion and Protest: Perspectives in American Theatre  4
THE 275A Social and Political Theatre 4
THE 212A Play Structure and Analysis 4
Participation in a Production (Acting or Technical crew)
THE 202A Space Lab and Performance                                    4
One additional Theatre elective     4

Total credits for the Minor: 20

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