Jordan College of the Arts
Arts Administration Program

B.S. ARTS ADMINISTRATION-THEATRE

SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS 

(for Students entering Butler University Fall 2012 or later)

CORE CURRICULUM

  HRS
FYS 101 and 102 First-Year Seminar 6
GHS (two courses) Global & Historical Studies  6
Areas of Inquiry (one course each) Text & Ideas, Social World, Natural World, Analytic Reasoning, Physical Well-Being 15
Writing Across the Curriculum (W) One 3hr, 300- or 400- level course with formal & informal writing taken junior year or later  
Speaking Across the Curriculum (C)  One 3hr, 300- or 400- level course with formal oral communications assignments
Indianapolis Community Requirement (ICR) 1 course that involves active engagement with the Indianapolis community.  
Butler Community Requirement (BCR) Attendance at 8 cultural events on the Butler campus  
   TOTAL CORE CURRICULUM 27

REQUIRED COURSES IN THEATRE

 
JC 100-05, 200-05, 300-05, 400-05  Performance Attendance/Recital Credit P/F
TH 100 Professional Theatre Practices (taken each semester freshman & sophomore yr) 4
TH 300 Professional Theatre Practices (taken each semester junior & senior yr) 4
TH 111 and 112 Acting I and II 6
TH 113  Idea of Theatre I 3
TH 200 Production Fundamentals 2
TH 201 Stage Movement 2
TH 202 Voice for the Actor I 2
TH 208 Text Analysis 3
TH 232, 325 or 331 Stage Lighting I, Cosme Design or Scenography 3
TH 322, 323, 422, 423W, 424, or 385W  History of Theatre I, II, III, IV, V or Dramatic Literature I 3
  TOTAL REQUIRED CREDITS IN THEATRE 32

REQUIRED COURSES IN ARTS ADMINISTRATION

 
AA 201 Survey of Arts Administration 2
AA 301C Principles and Practices of Arts Administration 3
AA 400 Internship Preparation 0
AA 401 Arts Administration Seminar 3
Arts Administration Seminar AA  450W or 325 or 335 or 383 or 390 or 425 3
AA 371S, 372S or 373S Experiential Learning 4
AA 475 Internship in Arts Administration 6
MS 100 Basic Excel Skills for Business Applications 1
AC 203 and 204 Introduction to Accounting and Introduction to Accounting II 6
EC 231 Principles of Microeconomics 3
JR 112 News Writing: Print 3
STR 222 Principles of Strategic Communication 3
STR 251 Design and Production for Strategic Communication 3
STR Elective STR elective 3
Business Elective LE 263 or MG 360 or MK 280 3
JCA Electives   4
TOTAL REQUIRED CREDITS IN ARTS ADMINISTRATION 50

GENERAL ELECTIVES

  19
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS (40 hours must be at 300 level or above) 128