2015-2016 University Catalog 
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THTR 290 - Topics in Performing Arts

Credits: 3 credits in fall or winter, 4 in spring

Prerequisite: Three credits in theater and instructor consent. Selected studies in theater, film or dance with a focus on history, criticism, performance or production. May be repeated for degree credit if the topics are different.

Spring 2016, THTR 290-01:On Camera: Acting for Success in the Selfie World (4). In this course, students learn to become comfortable in front of the lens. Beginning with on-camera interviews and progressing to scenes acted in front of the camera, students hone their on-camera technique and understanding of the advantages and limitations of the camera with an emphasis on a strong creative process and a relaxed, confident on-camera presence. Students also gain an understanding of basic camera moves, lighting, and simple editing which allow them to produce their own original short scene as part of their out-of-class requirement. (HA) Mish and Aleksander. Spring 2016 only Planned Offering: Offered fall or winter when interest is expressed and departmental resources permit.

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