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THEA 419. Professional Preparation. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Enrollment is restricted to theatre majors. This course examines aspects necessary for pursuit of a successful career in various branches of the theatre/film/television profession. Subjects covered include business models, unions, types of jobs available, proper resume preparation, cover letters and artistic statements, agents/managers, etc. The class culminates in the development of a specific plan for next steps after graduation.

Theatre, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

...Senior year Fall semester THEA 385 Diverse Voices 3 THEA 419 or CREA 350 or...