The Technical Theatre Certificate is designed to prepare the student for occupational competency as a theatre technician in educational, community and resident theatre venues as well as theme parks, television and motion picture studios. This certificate program requires a total of 35-37 units of which 29 units are in required courses. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
Program Level Student Learning Outcomes
Outcome 1: Describe and explain technical theatre terminology. Outcome 2: Identify, differentiate and evaluate the unique production aspects of proscenium, thrust, arena and black box configurations. Outcome 3: Identify tools, hardware and equipment associated with the implementation of the various technical theater components. Outcome 4: Illustrate, evaluate and employ the correct, safe and efficient use of tools, hardware and equipment associated with the implementation of the various technical theater components. Outcome 5: Compare and interpret the different types of drawings that theatrical designers produce. Outcome 6: Differentiate and explain the different types of construction techniques used in building theatrical scenery.
Required Stage Crew Activity Courses:
DISCLAIMER: Data on this page was extracted from the official college catalog on 10/04/2016 and is subject to change. Any student interested in matriculating through the certificate program should cross reference the data found on this page against the official catalog and/or meet with a campus counselor.