Los Rios Community College District Los Rios Community College District Contact Us space space
American River College Cosumnes River College Folsom Lake College Sacramento City College
SCC Class Schedules
Class Schedules  ||  Registration ||  Application  
Current Students  ||  Academic Calendar  ||  Send E-Mail 

Sacramento City College

Fall 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: May 21, 2019

Theatre Arts (TA)


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 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. Attendance at live performances is required. (C-ID THTR 111)

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 17-Dec 13
TTh03:00PM-06:20PMLECTBASCC MAIN PAC 10617002Textbook
On-Campus

TBATBALECTBASCC MAIN Online 19216Textbook
Online Class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh10:30AM-11:50AMLECR.RedmondSCC MAIN PAC 10617905Textbook
MW04:30PM-05:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 20217001Textbook
On-Campus

TBATBALECL.HansonSCC MAIN Online 18773Textbook
Online Class.

TBATBALECJ.NicholsonSCC MAIN Online 19210Textbook
Online Class.

TBATBALECL.DeLappeSCC MAIN Online 19204Textbook
Online Class.

TBATBALECTBASCC MAIN Online 19207Textbook
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 productions during the semester - the two MainStage Departmental offerings, and one of the student's choice, either on or off campus. (C-ID THTR 113)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBATBALECJ.NicholsonSCC MAIN Online 17003Textbook
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 24-Dec 19
MW10:30AM-11:20AMLECP.MohrmannSCC MAIN PAC 15019096Textbook
MW11:30AM-12:50PMLABP.MohrmannSCC 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 24-Dec 19
TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 15017816Textbook
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 24-Dec 19
TTh02:30PM-03:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 15017817Textbook
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 24-Dec 19
TTh05:30PM-06:50PMLECL.HansonSCC MAIN PAC 13417593Textbook
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. 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 24-Dec 19
M01:30PM-03:35PMLECS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 16018774Textbook
W01:00PM-05:15PMLABS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 160
On-Campus



TA 423    Introduction to Scene Design for the Stage    3 Units

Prerequisite: TA 420 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course will cover the techniques and procedures in application of design, color, and perspective in designing scenery for the stage. It will consist of developing floor plans; methods of pictorial representation of ideas, scale drawings, color perspective, and models.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh01:00PM-01:50PMLECS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 15821147Textbook
TTh02:00PM-04:05PMLABS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 158
NEW SECTION - 21147 - as of 4/29/19
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 24-Dec 19
M01:30PM-03:35PMLECS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 16018836Textbook
W01:00PM-05:15PMLABS.WeinsheinkSCC MAIN PAC 160
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 24-Dec 19
TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA18679Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus



Fall 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: May 21, 2019

  Registration  ||  Application  ||  Current Students  ||  Academic Calendar  ||  Send E-Mail  
SCC Home Page  ||  Class Schedules ||   Home To Los Rios   || Top page