The Stage Management Certificate is designed to prepare the student for occupational competency as a Stage Manager in educational, community and resident theatre venues as well as theme park, television and motion picture studios. This certificate program requires a total of 37 units of which 31 units are in required courses. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
Program Level Student Learning Outcomes
Outcome 1: Organize and create a prompt book relevant to a theatrical production.
Outcome 2: Analyze and evaluate the production requirements of a play or musical.
Outcome 3: Design, assemble and evaluate a theatrical play season.
Outcome 4: Identify and interpret common themes and purposes in producing a theatrical production.
Outcome 5: Evaluate and compare the job descriptions of theatrical production personnel.
Outcome 6: Identify and contrast the various theatrical unions and how they relate to a theatrical production.
|Required Courses (31 units):|
|ART 110 F||Introduction to Art||3|
|THEA 100 F||Introduction to the Theatre||3|
|THEA 141 F||Introduction to Technical Theatre||4|
|THEA 160 F||Introduction to Sound Technology 1||3|
|THEA 170 F||Beginning Theatrical Lighting (formerly THEA 144 F) 1||3|
|THEA 265 F||Theatre Management||2|
|THEA 266 F||Stage Management||3|
|Required Stage Crew Activity Courses|
|THEA 153 F||Introduction to Stage Crew Activity (formerly THEA 149 F)||0.5|
|THEA 159 F||Beg Stage Crew Activity||0.5|
|THEA 249 F||Intermediate Stage Crew Activity||0.5|
|THEA 250 F||Advanced Stage Crew Activity||0.5|
|Students are required to fulfill stage management positions for required production courses.|
|Select from the following (8 units):||8|
|Beginning Theatre Practicum (formerly THEA 133 F)||2|
|Intermediate Theatre Practicum||2|
|Beginning Musical Theatre Production||3|
|Intermediate Musical Theatre Production||3|
|Restricted Electives - Select from the following (6 units):||6|
|Principles of Management||3|
|Introduction to Information Systems||4|
|Introduction to Opera||3|
|Introduction to Theatre Appreciation||3|
|Introduction to Summer Theatre Workshop||3|
|Beginning Summer Theatre Workshop||3|
|Beginning Playwright's Practicum||1-2|
|Intermediate Playwright's Practicum||1-2|
|Beginning Director's Practicum||1-2|
|Intermediate Director's Practicum||1-2|
DISCLAIMER: Data on this page was extracted from the official college catalog on Thursday, September 24th, 2020 at 9:09am and is subject to change. Any student interested in matriculating through the certificate program should cross reference the data found on this page against the official catalog at https://catalog.nocccd.edu/fullerton-college/ and/or meet with a campus counselor.