Fall 2018 Class Schedule (SCC)



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TA 300    Introduction to the Theatre    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This audience-oriented, non-performance course focuses on the study of theatre and its relationship to: 1) the cultures and societies who create theatre; 2) other entertainment media such as film and television; and 3) audience development. This course introduces students to elements of the production process including playwriting, acting, directing, design, and criticism. Students will also survey different periods, styles, and genres of theatre through play reading, discussion, films, and viewing and critiquing live theatre, including a required field trip to a play at a professional or community theatre. (C-ID THTR 111)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

TTh03:00PM-06:20PMLECD.LawsonSCC MAIN PAC 10616763Textbook
On-Campus

TBATBALECP.MohrmannSCC MAIN Online 21372Textbook
NEW SECTION - 21372 - as of 9/4/18
Online Class.

TBATBALECP.MohrmannSCC MAIN Online 21387Textbook
NEW SECTION - 21387 - as of 9/12/18
Online Class.

TBATBALECJ.NicholsonSCC MAIN Online 21402Textbook
NEW SECTION - 21402 - as of 9/25/18
Online Class.

TBATBALECJ.WallaceSCC MAIN Online 21639Textbook
NEW SECTION - 21639 - as of 10/17/18
Online Class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECL.DeLappeSCC MAIN PAC 10617823Textbook
MW04:30PM-05:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 10616762Textbook
On-Campus

TBATBALECL.HansonSCC MAIN Online 18868Textbook
Online Class.


TA 302    History and Theory of the Theatre I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a study of the masterpieces of the Theatre from the Greeks to the Nineteenth Century. Lectures include the historical and cultural environment out of which the plays were written and an analysis of plays from a variety of viewpoints including their historical moment and their lasting impact upon a contemporary audience. The course will also include an investigation into the synergy of theatrical performance and theatre architecture development and the continuing impact of these issues on a contemporary audience. Students are required to see three on-campus stage productions during the semester. (C-ID THTR 113)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TBATBALECJ.NicholsonSCC MAIN Online 16764Textbook
Online Class.


TA 342    Introduction to Acting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to stage performance. Included is a classroom investigation of performance through the use of theatre games, movement, sensory awareness, and improvisation. The course is designed for the student interested in self-expression through informal drama.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECD.LawsonSCC MAIN PAC 15020648Textbook
MW11:30AM-12:50PMLABD.LawsonSCC MAIN PAC 150
On-Campus


TA 350    Theory and Techniques of Acting I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course explores the theories and techniques used in the preparation of a role for the stage. Memorized acting scenes are staged and performed in the classroom. The course is designed for majors in theatre arts and communication. (C-ID THTR 151)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 15017717Textbook
On-Campus


TA 351    Theory and Techniques of Acting II    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 350 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes the application of acting theories and techniques to the scripts of realistic drama. Memorized acting scenes are presented in the classroom. The course is designed for majors in theatre arts and communication. (C-ID THTR 152)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 15017718Textbook
On-Campus


TA 395    Playwriting    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes the writing, reading, performing, critiquing, and revising of original work. Students will write continually throughout the semester, and their work will be read, performed, and discussed in class. Students will complete a full-length play by the end of the semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh05:30PM-06:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 13417442Textbook
On-Campus


TA 420    Stagecraft    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic materials used in the construction of scenery and properties, as well as construction and painting techniques. Kinds of scenery and backstage organization are explored through a combination of lecture and practical experience gained by working on department productions. (C-ID THTR 171)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M01:30PM-03:35PMLECS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 16018869Textbook
W01:00PM-05:15PMLABS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 160
On-Campus


TA 424    Advanced Technical Theatre    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 420 and 422 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course will explore advanced technical theatre production techniques and design in the areas of scenery, props, lighting, sound, scenic painting, rigging or stage management, and costumes through individual projects and participation in major productions.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M01:30PM-03:35PMLECS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 16018961Textbook
W01:00PM-05:15PMLABS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 160
On-Campus


TA 437    Stage Make-up I    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic techniques of theatrical makeup. It explores makeup materials, color and light, modeling techniques, and design elements in the development of makeup designs for corrective, old age, historical, stylized face, clown, animal, and fantasy makeup. (C-ID THTR 175)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TTh04:00PM-04:50PMLECJ.Nicholson TBA TBA18873Textbook
TTh04:00PM-04:50PMLECL.DeLappe TBA TBA18873Textbook
TTh05:00PM-06:20PMLABJ.NicholsonSCC MAIN PAC 158
On-Campus

TTh05:00PM-06:20PMLABL.DeLappeSCC MAIN PAC 158
On-Campus


TA 438    Stage Make-up II    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course includes special projects in the design and execution of character make-up for selected plays. Emphasis is on three dimensional make-up techniques. Students will work in small groups to allow for more student-contact time and more advanced instruction.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T04:00PM-04:50PMLECJ.Nicholson TBA TBA20551Textbook
T04:00PM-04:50PMLECL.DeLappe TBA TBA20551Textbook
TTh05:00PM-06:20PMLABJ.NicholsonSCC MAIN PAC 158
On-Campus

TTh05:00PM-06:20PMLABL.DeLappeSCC MAIN PAC 158
On-Campus


TA 495    Independent Studies in Theatre Arts    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course involves an individual student or small groups of students in study, research, or activities beyond the scope of regularly offered courses, pursuant to an agreement among college, faculty members, and students. Independent Studies in Theatre Arts offers students a chance to do research and/or experimentation that is more typical of advanced studies in Theatre Arts. UC transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted towards the minimum 60 units required for admissions

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TBATBALABD.Lawson TBA TBA18742Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: October 18, 2018