Academic Calendar 2022-2023

Drama – General (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts


Subject:  Administered by the DAN School of Drama and Music.
Plan:  Consists of 30.00 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan, with sufficient electives to total 90.00 units, will lead to a Bachelor of Arts Degree.

1. Core
A. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Thinking Locally
and Acting Globally
Introduction to Theatre
B. Complete the following:
DRAM 200Theatre History and Literature I6.00
2. Option
A. Complete 18.00 units from the following:18.00
Elective Courses60.00
Total Units90.00

3. Additional Requirements

A. Maximum of 6.00 units from DRAM_Subs. 

B. Maximum of 6.00 units from the following: BADR 100BADR 101DRAM 100

4. Notes

A. Generals/Minors are not required to take 300- or 400-level courses. A maximum of 6.00 units may be taken in DRAM_Subs.

B. A maximum of 6.00 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