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2021-2022 Catalog

Theatre Arts, Career Studies Certificate


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Program Code: 221-529-02

The Career Studies Certificate in Theatre Arts provides students with an introduction to the theatre arts and hands-on production experience in a variety of theatre spaces including the Chesapeake Studio Theatre and the TCC Roper Performing Arts Center in Norfolk. Students are introduced to performance and technical aspects of theatre production and select approved electives from one of these areas to gain additional exposure. Graduates are prepared for positions as actors, directors’ assistants, communications and public relations representatives, set designers, shop technicians, sound and lighting technicians, and comparable theatre-related roles.

Note: Students planning to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program in theatre should enroll in the Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts and consult with a TCC counselor or program advisor to select courses appropriate for transfer.

Semester 1


Semester Total: 6


Semester 2


Semester Total: 9


Semester 3


Semester Total: 9


Program Total Minimum Credits: 24


Program Footnotes:


1 Students interested in performance theatre must select 15 credits from the following: CST 111 , CST 131 , CST 132 , CST 145 , CST 241 , CST 266 , CST 290  

Students interested in technical theatre must select 15 credits from the following: CST 145 , CST 241 , CST 251 , CST 266 , CST 290 .

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