Theatre Courses

Courses in theatre (designated THET) may be applied as appropriate (according to individual program requirements) toward

  • the general education requirement in the arts and humanities
  • electives

UMGC offers a limited number of courses each session in this discipline.

Introduction to the Theatre (3 Credits, THET 110)

An introduction to the experience of the theatre. The objective is to gain a historical perspective and critically appraise dramatic content in performing arts. Emphasis is on engaging with theatrical performances as informed audience members and assessing one's role within the script-performance-audience dynamic. Assignments include attendance at two live professional performances. Students may receive credit for only one of the following: HUMN 100 or THET 110.