Minor in Theater Arts

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To earn a minor in theater arts a student must complete 28 adviser-approved credits (12 credits must be taken in residence at Portland State University), to include the following:

8 Credits:
TA 101/361 Theater Appreciation OR TA 305 Understanding Theater (4)
TA 301 Script Analysis (4)

4 Credits Chosen From:
TA 464 Development of Dramatic Art I and II
TA 467 & 468 Modern Theater I and II
TA 471 & 472 Theater History

16 Credits:
Theater Arts electives (at least 8 upper-division)

Total 28

Courses taken under the undifferentiated grading option (pass/no pass) will not be accepted toward fulfilling school minor requirements, with the exception of TA 101 Theater Appreciation, TA 131 Understanding Movies, TA 135 Classic Movies, and TA 150 Dance Appreciation.