Dual Major (B.A.) in Psychology and Theatre

The psychology department has partnered with the theatre arts program to offer students the option of a dual major in psychology and theatre. Students interested in pursuing a double major should contact the director of theater arts or chair of psychology for more information.

Core Requirements 1,2
COR 100First Year Seminars: Transitions3
WRT 101Critical Writing3
PHL 110Introduction to Philosophy3
HST 110World Civilization I3
HST 111World Civilization II3
ENG 210Major Authors3
PHL 210Moral Philosophy3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language6
ENG 310Literature and Culture3
Social Science3
Natural Science3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies3
COR 400Senior Studies: Transformations3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts1
DIV Diversity0
Major Requirements
PSY 101Introductory Psychology3
PSY 201Intro to Research Methods4
PSY 340Brain and Behavior3
Senior Seminar - Select one of the following:3
PSY 402 - 449
Departmental Honors in Psychology
Psychology Electives (PSY 215 and PSY 280 recomended)18
THR 105Introduction to Theatre3
THR 110Stagecraft3
THR 205Acting I3
THR 210Fundamentals of Design for Theatre3
THR 302The Western Drama Tradition3
THR 440Theatre Context4
THR/ENG Dramatic Literature3
THR Elective (These must include one design class and one performance class)9
THR 335Devised Theatre3
or THR 340 Directing
THR 260Theatre Practicum (Production experience credit, value to be assigned by department:1/2 to 2 credits. Within 4 years, this must total 3 credits.)1
Major Support Requirements
Foreign Language (fulfills core EAC requirement)3
MTH 110Introduction to Statistics I (no Computer Lab) (Fulfills core math requirement)3
or MTH 111 Introduction to Statistics I (with Computer Lab)
MTH 112Introduction to Statistics II3
Free Elective3
Total Credit Hours130

Some Core requirements may be fulfilled by major requirements.


Notes on CORE: ENG 210 Major Authors must be Shakespeare, EAC must be 6 credits of the same foreign language, Mathematics fulfilled by MTH 110 Introduction to Statistics I (no Computer Lab), Social Science (other than PSY), Natural Science (fulfilled by BSC 340 Brain and Behavior), Visual and Performing Arts (fulfilled by major)