Acting Explorations

Acting Explorations
Exploration into various Western acting techniques, styles, and practices to provide further acting experiences as part of a liberal arts education.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA 123
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
Course Outcomes

Communication Skills

Students will demonstrate communication skills (focus, objectives & actions, active listening, character empathy, kinesthetic energy, etc.) drawn from a variety of acting traditions.


Students will acquire the positive work habits of an actor, i.e.: dependability, punctuality, cooperation, dedication, consideration of fellow actors, and ensemble work.

Performance Analysis

Students will demonstrate their ability to analyze a play from an actor's point of view.