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Scene Technology/THEA 112 Basic Acting or Directing/THEA 140, THEA 310 Issues in Theatre History/THEA 212 Analysis of Dramatic Literature/THEA 211


THEATRE AND COMMUNICATION ARTS (School of Communication and the Arts) This is a hybrid program with shared coursework from the Theatre and the Communication Arts programs. ANTHONY J. MICELI, Program Director FACULTY: Professor: Michael DeSanctis. Associate Professors: Shawn Jeffery Clerkin, Annmarie George, Brent Sleasman. Assistant Professors: Mary Carol Gensheimer, Anthony J. Miceli. Instructors: Paula Barrett, David Blaetz, Frank Garland, Anne O’Neill. Program Description Some students know they are excellent communicators, excelling in plays and musicals or on their school newspaper or broadcasting (school radio and television or internet communication/blogging/social media). They are engaged in music performance, promotion and production. If you are one of those students who loves to connect with others, creating and interpreting messages that are shared and experienced by one to thousands, the Theatre and Communication Arts program can offer you unlimited possibilities for your future careers. Theatre and Communication skills are transferable to many paths. Our experienced faculty will help you to develop your creativity in a challenging and caring environment. The Theatre, Communication and Media world is exploding with opportunities and the School of Communication and the Arts prepares you to meet the future. Juniors and Seniors are eligible for professional internships with the Erie Playhouse, the Erie Art Museum, local music outlets and advertising agencies. Theatre and Communication Arts Curriculum (Numerals in front of courses indicate credits)

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FRESHMAN Fall First-Year Seminar/COMM 161 College Composition/LENG 111 History Without Borders/LHST 111 Presentational Strategies/SPCH 115 Intro to Theatre/THEA 111 Intro to Electronic Media/COMM 111


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SOPHOMORE Fall Foreign Language I Philosophy II Series/LPHI Acting/THEA 140 Voice & Diction/THEA 221 Digital Audio Production/COMM 241 Contemporary Issues/THEA 210

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Spring Crit Analysis & Comp/LENG 112 Intro to Philosophy/LPHI 131 Scene Technology/THEA 112 Sacred Scriptures/LTHE 121 Media Programming/COMM 112

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Spring Foreign Language II Theology II Series/LTHE TV Production/COMM 211 Electives TV Radio Performance/COMM 230

Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015  
Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015