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Music Theatre BFA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 10.04 MUSIC-PERFORM-COMP-THEOR, CIP: 50.0509 Musical Theatre.)

Department of Theatre and Dance

285 Alumni Arena
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-5030

Anne Burnidge
Chair, Department of Theatre & Dance

Nathan R. Matthews
Director of Music Theatre

Veronica Sedota
Assistant to the Chair

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
TH 106LEC Intro Technical Theatre M 3
TH 135LAB Production Practicum or TH 136LAB Production Practicum M or M 1 or 1
DAC 263LEC Jazz Dance 1 M 2
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
MUS 105LEC Elem Harm & Ctpt 1 M 3
MUS 105LAB Elem Harm & Ctpt 1 M 1
Total Credits: 17 or 18
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
TH 101LEC Intro to Theatre M 3
DAC 264LEC Jazz Dance 2 M 2
TH 109LEC Basic Acting 2 M 3
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
TH 236LAB Production Practicum or TH 336LAB Production Practicum M or M 1 or 1
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
MUS 106LLB Elem Harm & Ctpt 2 M 4
Total Credits: 17 or 18

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
DAC 213LEC Ballet 1 M 2
TH 208LEC Method Acting 1 M 3
TH 227SEM Voice Training 1 M 3
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
MTR 210SEM Music Theatre Repertory 1 M 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
TH 235/TH 335 M 1
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
TH 209LEC Method Acting 2 M 3
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
TH 236/TH 336 M 1
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
Pathway (Approved Diversity in the United States course if not met through approved major, elective, or UBC course.) DIV/P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MTR 302LEC Musical Theatre History M 3
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
TH 308SEM Poetic Text M 3
MTR 220SEM Musical Theatre Dance 1 M 3
MTR 405SEM Gemms Musical Theatre Co M 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
TH 409LEC Mime/Movement for Actors M 3
MTR 320SEM Musical Theatre Dance 2 M 3
MTR 405SEM Gemms Musical Theatre Co M 3
MTR 305SEM Music Theatre Workshop M 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
MTR 410SEM Music Theatre Repertory 2 M 3
MTR 405SEM Gemms Musical Theatre Co or Other Performance Options M or M 3 or 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
DAC 210LEC Tap Dance 1 M 2
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTR 460SEM Applied Voice for Mtr M 1
MTR 420SEM Musical Th Scene Study M 3
MTR 405SEM Gemms Musical Theatre Co or Other Performance Options M or M 3 or 3
TH 302LEC Theatre History & Lit 2 M 3
DAC 381SEM Social Dance M 3
Total Credits: 13
Total Credits Required for Degree:
126
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Oct 13, 2020 13:06:02