Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Drama – Medial (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

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DRAM[----]-A or [----]DRAM-A (where [----] is a second subject of study)
Subject:  Administered by Dan School of Drama and Music.
Plan:  Consists of 42.0 units as described below.
Program:  *The Plan, in combination with a Medial Plan in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.0 units (114.0 units for students admitted prior to September 2017), will lead to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2020-2021 Calendar for the previous requirements.

1. Core
A. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Introduction to Theatre
Thinking Locally
Acting Globally
B. Select 15.00 units from the following:15.00
Theatre History & Literature I
Play Reading and Analysis
Introduction To Theatre Space
Technical Practicum
Drama Practicum
C. Complete the following:6.00
Theatre History & Literature II
2. Option
A. Select 9.00 units from the following:9.00
DRAM at the 300 level or above
DRAM_Subs at the 300 level or above
ENIN at the 300 level or above
MAPP at the 300 level or above
MUTH at the 300 level or above
B. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
3. Additional Requirements
A. Maximum 6.00 units from DRAM_Subs
B. Maximum of 6.00 units from the following:
Introduction to Theatre
Thinking Locally
Acting Globally
*Elective Courses78.00
Total Units120.00

4. Note

A.  A maximum of 6.0 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan Requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, LAW, NURS and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Drama Course List

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.5 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Drama Substitutions
CLST 312Greek and Roman Drama3.00
DEVS 321Development Dramas3.00
ENGL 256Shakespeare6.00
ENGL 257Elizabethan Shakespeare3.00
ENGL 258Jacobean Shakespeare3.00
ENGL 259Global Shakespeare3.00
ENGL 326Shakespeare and Renaissance Drama6.00
ENGL 335English Drama to 17006.00
FREN 305Le théâtre depuis 19453.00
GNDS 427Towards the Human: Race and the Politics of Expression3.00
IDIS 210Arts in Society3.00
IDIS 410Contemporary Cultural Performance in Practice3.00
ITLN 357Pirandello's Theatre3.00
LLCU 200Semiotics: Interpreting the World3.00
LLCU 257Pirandello's Theatre3.00
LLCU 301Oral Tradition and Innovation in Cultural Transmission3.00
LLCU 332Spanish Baroque Short Theatre3.00
LLCU 339XX-Century Italian Playwrights: In Search of the Theatre3.00
MUSC 287Percussion Techniques and Methods3.00