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  • Theater (THEAT)   1100 (IAI F1 907)
    Theater Appreciation

    3 credit hours

    Enhances appreciation and understanding of the theatrical experience: reading and analysis of scripts, theater attendance followed by exercises in written and oral critiques, discussion of the elements of play production and the business of theater. Intended for the general student to enhance his/her ability to become an appreciative and discerning theater audience member. No previous theater experience is required. Play attendance required. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1105
    Improvisational Acting

    3 credit hours

    Emphasizes helping the beginning actor and non-theater student create believable characters using subtext through concentration, imagination and observation in non-scripted scenes. Exercises provide a foundation for using subtext, playing in the moment, and creating truthful relationships in scripted and non-scripted scenes, and the use of the body and voice as communicative agents. Play attendance required. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1108
    Voice and Diction

    2 credit hours

    Studies of voice sound production. Designed to teach actors relaxation, breathing, and an understanding of the actor's vocal life and demands. No previous theater experience is required. Play attendance required. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1109
    Stage Movement

    2 credit hours

    Introduces principles and techniques of theatrical stage movement. Designed to help actors make their bodies more flexible and efficient instruments of expression. No previous theater experience is required. Play attendance required. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1110
    Stage Combat - Unarmed

    3 credit hours

    Introduces basic unarmed violence for the stage focusing on performance and execution of safe, but real, techniques. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of the instructor (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1111 (IAI TA 914)
    Acting I

    3 credit hours

    Introduces actors to the principles and techniques of creating believable characters through action, improvisation, analysis, movement, business, physicalization, vocal control, audition workshop, scene study and interpretation. Major contemporary playwrights used for scene study. No previous theater experience is required. Play attendance required. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1112
    Acting II

    3 credit hours

    Continues development of skills acquired in Acting I. Helps students develop believeable characters while working on acting exercises and duet scenes from contemporary dramatic literature. Actors are also introduced to acting in period plays. Play attendance required. Prerequisite: THEAT-1111. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1113
    Stage Combat-Armed

    3 credit hours

    Introduces basic armed violence for the stage focusing on performance and execution of safe, but real, techniques. Weapon styles taught for this course will vary each term the class is offered. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of instructor. (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1114
    Audition

    3 credit hours

    Designed to help actors develop material to bring into a variety of auditions. Helps students become familiar and more confident with the auditioning process. Prerequisite: Theater 1111 with a grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment in Theater 1111. (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1115
    Stage Make-Up

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the fundamentals of stage make-up with a focus on comfort of application, color theory, research, execution of design, and support of a dramatic character through stage make-up. Play attendance required. No previous theater or make-up experience required. (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1116
    Stage Management

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the world of theatre as a stage manager with a backstage view. Provides tips, techniques, procedures, and survival tools for a beginning or experienced Stage Manager by a professional stage manager. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of the instructor. (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1120
    Rehearsal and Performance

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Participation in play production. After auditions and assignments, the class is composed of the students in the college-produced play. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor (2 to 6 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1121
    Performance Practicum

    1  to 3 credit hours

    For additional participation in play production. After auditions and casting, the class is composed of the students in the college-produced play. Advanced exploration and analysis of acting, developing a specific character in a specific production. This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Theater 1120 with a grade of D or better, or equivalent. Theater 1121 can only be enrolled in upon completion of four Theater 1120 enrollments. (2 to 6 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1123
    Play Production

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Offers hands-on training through work on a production(s)in a technical assignment. Each student's assignment will be individual in either build or running crew work. This course may be taken four times for credit on different productions. (6 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1140
    Summer Repertory Theater

    6 credit hours

    A performance course that offers the student an opportunity to perform or be on a crew for two or three productions. The repertory may include musicals, plays for children, contemporary and/or classical dramas and comedies. Non-acting opportunities include costuming, set construction, lights, sound, wardrobe, stage make-up, properties, box office work and assistant directing or management, and stage management. Prerequisite: Audition and/or interview. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (1 lecture hour, 10 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1151
    Dance Theater I

    2 credit hours

    Emphasizes the principles and practical demands of dance within the musical theater. Primarily jazz-dance based movement, with ballet basics included. Integrates an extensive dance warm-up into movement vocabulary and works on various combinations inspired by classic Broadway musicals from the 1920s through the 1980s. Includes techniques for exercise, audition requirements, various performance styles, and choreographic projects. Field trips and master classes utilized whenever possible. Designed for beginning to intermediate levels of dance students. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (4 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1152
    Dance Theater II

    2 credit hours

    Primarily jazz-dance based course with some ballet combinations included. Integrates an extensive dance warm-up into movement vocabulary and builds on principles learned in Dance Theater I. Includes advanced studies of classic Broadway musical choreography styles from the 1920s through the 1980s, dance techniques, audition requirements, performance styles and choreographic projects. The final includes choreography and/or public performance. Field trips and master classes used whenever possible. Designed for intermediate to advanced level dance students. Some previous training is necessary. Prerequisite: Theater 1151 with a grade of C or better or equivalent or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (4 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1800
    Special Project

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Special project courses cover topics not otherwise covered by general education courses and other courses in the Catalog for the discipline. These courses require direct experience and focused reflection in an in-depth study of a specific discipline topic and/or the critical analysis of contemporary issues in the discipline. They are targeted to self-selected students with an interest in the subject matter and involve active participation. The course delivery incorporates an experiential component of no less than 30 percent but not to exceed 70 percent (to be determined by the disciplines). This experiential component may include field studies, interdisciplinary learning, and/or the practical application of discipline-related concepts, theories, principles and methods with a specific focus. All courses require an orientation session to deliver academic and experiential information (syllabus, academic requirements, field preparation, logistics, etc.) This course may be taken four times for credit. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One.

  • Theater (THEAT)   1820
    Selected Topics I

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1823
    Selected Topics II

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (6 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   2211
    Repertory Acting

    3 credit hours

    Helps the actor create roles and work in an ensemble. Selections include children's theater, comedy, drama, musicals, and/or rehearsed improvisational works. Rehearsal and performance are required. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor based on audition. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One and instructor consent if required based on audition. (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   2221
    Stagecraft

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to stage equipment, tools, materials and traditional methods of set construction and scene painting. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   2222
    Technical Production

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the new materials and techniques of technical production, including special effects, lighting, and sound. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   2230
    Play Directing

    3 credit hours

    Helps the inexperienced director make choices about scripts, script analysis, casting, focus of scenes, and the mood, rhythm, pace and main idea of productions. A participatory course that includes readings and attendance at plays, exercise work, and scene direction. Prerequisite: Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   2800
    Special Project

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Special project courses cover topics not otherwise covered by general education courses and other courses in the Catalog for the discipline. These courses require direct experience and focused reflection in an in-depth study of a specific discipline topic and/or the critical analysis of contemporary issues in the discipline. They are targeted to self-selected students with an interest in the subject matter and involve active participation. The course delivery incorporates an experiential component of no less than 30 percent but not to exceed 70 percent (to be determined by the disciplines). This experiential component may include field studies, interdisciplinary learning, and/or the practical application of discipline-related concepts, theories, principles, and methods with a specific focus. All courses require an orientation session to deliver academic and experiential information (syllabus, academic requirements, field preparation, logistics, etc.) Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One

  • Theater (THEAT)   2820
    Advanced Selected Topics I

    3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. Prerequisite: At least one course in the discipline or consent of instructor. Course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One. (3 lecture hours)

  • Theater (THEAT)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Theater (THEAT)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Theater (THEAT)   2870
    Internship (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Theater (THEAT)   2871
    Internship - Advanced (Transfer)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Transfer). Course requires participation in work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   0000
    Travel- Now Hospitality & Tourism

    0 credit hours

    Starting in Fall 2014, the classes previously listed under the subject of Travel, Tourism & Event Planning can now be found within Hospitality and Tourism (HOSP) and all classes can be found under Hospitality and Tourism (HOSP).

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1124
    Intro Travel Communicatn & Bus Etiquette

    3 credit hours

    Specialized industry interactive techniques and communication standards for travel and meeting planning arrangements. Includes various modes of information transmittal, protocols and professional etiquette for interpersonal interactions in the travel, tourism and meetings industries. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1129
    Central and South American Destinations

    2 credit hours

    In-depth study of Central and South America. Covers the location of major cities, airports and sea ports and the air, land and cruise companies serving these areas. Includes the location of important tourist attractions, unique land formations, climate data, the best time to visit the attractions, and how tour companies operate in these areas. Prerequisite: Travel, Tourism & Event Planning 1122 with a grade of C or better or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1130
    African Destinations

    2 credit hours

    In-depth study of Africa. Covers the location of major cities, airports and sea ports and the air, land and cruise companies serving these areas. Includes the location of important tourist attractions, unique land formations, climate data, the best time to visit the attractions, and how tour companies operate in these areas. Prerequisite: Travel, Tourism & Event Planning 1122 with a grade of C or better or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1150
    Outside Sales/Home Based

    3 credit hours

    Knowledge, insight, and appreciation of the distinctions between the terms Outside Sales Agent, Home-Based Agent, and Independent Contractor within the realm of the travel and tourism industry. Students will assess successful marketing strategies from travel industry professionals. This course may be taken three times for credit. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1209
    Event Management

    3 credit hours

    Event management fundamentals for social, corporate and not-for-profit events. Plan, design, implementation and evaluation of events are covered. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1820
    Selected Topics

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1821
    Selected Topics II

    1 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1822
    Selected Topics III

    2 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (2 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1823
    Selected Topics IV

    3 credit hours

    Introductory exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   1840
    Independent Study

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required (1 to 4 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2130
    Airline Operations & Security Procedures

    3 credit hours

    Operations and security procedures for domestic and international airlines, airport policies for handling passengers and their baggage, and procedures for transporting pets and other live animals, denied boarding compensation and other service areas. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2201
    Fundamentals/Meeting and Event Planning

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to meeting and event planning core concepts including goals and objectives, budgets, planners and vendors, facilities, and service providers. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2203
    Incentive Travel and Planning

    3 credit hours

    Incentive travel and planning strategies, techniques, and current trends including program costs, program budgets, proposal writing, presentations, pre-trip and on-site operations, post-program evaluations, and planning incentive travel programs will be covered in this course. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2205
    Meetings, Conventions & Trade Shows

    3 credit hours

    Study of policies, procedures, and techniques for the meeting, convention, and trade show management industries Prerequisite: Travel, Tourism & Event Planning 2201 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2206
    Contracts & Negotiations

    1 credit hours

    Identify contractual issues and negotiation tactics common to the meeting and event planning industry. (1 lecture hour)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2207
    Marketing for Travel, Tourism & Meetings

    3 credit hours

    Travel, tourism and meeting industries marketing principles. Includes market research, market segmentation and current trends along with strategies, positioning and marketing objectives. Students develop an industry marketing plan. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2210
    Advanced Global Distribution Systems

    3 credit hours

    Covering the major airline Global Distribution Systems (GDS) with hands-on experience. Formats required to make itinerary changes, connection selections, fare quotes, reserve cars and hotels, and convert currency. Advanced booking procedures for reserving tour packages and cruises. Prerequisite: Travel, Tourism & Event Planning 1210 with a grade of C or better or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2220
    Internet Navigation Skills

    3 credit hours

    Examination and exploration of travel-related web sites including airlines, cruise lines, hotels, tour operators, government, weather and health organizations. Overview of the design, content and methods of navigation among these sites, and analysis of the various ways that the Internet impacts the travel industry. Students have a hands-on opportunity to build their own web site for their favorite travel destination. Prerequisite: Computer Information Systems 1110 or Computer Information Systems 1130 or equivalent or consent of Instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2221
    World Cultures and International Tourism

    3 credit hours

    The impact of international cultural differences on the travel, tourism and meetings industries. Includes business ethics, protocols, values, social customs, cultural taboos and accepted standards of behavior chosen from countries with which the United States presently has travel agreements. Also covers current global problems and international issues related to travel, tourism and meeting planning. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2229
    International Fares and E-Ticketing

    3 credit hours

    Advanced methods for evaluating and selling international airline reservations, airline tickets, and tours. Interpret international documentation requirements along with worldwide travel codes and terminology. Includes research and utilization of information on the Internet, in the Global Distribution Systems and in hotel, tour, and resource manuals. Prerequisite: Travel, Tourism & Event Planning 1121 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2230
    Travel Sales and Customer Service

    3 credit hours

    Sales techniques related to the travel, tourism and meetings industries and strategies for building customer service skills. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2240
    Tour Escorting, Planning and Operations

    3 credit hours

    Wholesale and group tour operations, including the initiation and development of tours and vacation packages, generating group business via travel agency sales, marketing travel products to the retail industry, and reviewing documentation preparation. Basic theories and strategies related to tour escorting are covered. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2250
    Tour Escort Practicum

    3 credit hours

    Wholesale and group tour operations with hands-on experience. Students will prepare a comprehensive plan and implement an actual tour package to a vacation destination. Course culminates with the tour based on students' plan. Recommended course: Travel, Tourism & Event Planning 2240 (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2820
    Advanced Selected Topics

    1  to 3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college Class Schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 to 3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2821
    Advanced Selected Topics II

    1 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (1 lecture hour)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2822
    Advanced Selected Topics III

    2 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (2 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2823
    Advanced Selected Topics IV

    3 credit hours

    Advanced exploration and analysis of selected topics with a specific theme indicated by course title listed in college course schedule. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. (3 lecture hours)

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2860
    Internship (Career & Technical Ed)yCoop Ed/Internship Occup

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Course requires participation in Career and Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

  • Travel, Tourism and Event Planning (TRAV)   2865
    Internship Advanced (Career & Tech Ed)

    1  to 4 credit hours

    Continuation of Internship (Career and Technical Education). Course requires participation in Career & Technical Education work experience with onsite supervision. Internship learning objectives are developed by student and faculty member, with approval of employer, to provide appropriate work-based learning experiences. Credit is earned by working a minimum of 75 clock hours per semester credit hour, up to a maximum of four credits. Prerequisite: 2.0 cumulative grade point average; 12 semester credits earned in a related field of study; students work with Career Services staff to obtain approval of the internship by the Associate Dean from the academic discipline where the student is planning to earn credit.

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