Curriculum - Drama Therapy

Curriculum - Drama Therapy

Degree Requirements/Course Listings

Drama Therapy (28-35 units), Course Descriptions Here

MPADT-GE 2114

Introduction to Drama Therapy

MPADT-GE 2109

Drama Therapy for Clinical Populations

MPADT-GE 2115

Psychodrama and Sociometry

MPADT-GE 2121

Advanced Practices in Drama Therapy: Therapeutic Theater

MPADT-GE 2117

Projective Techniques in Drama Therapy

MPADT-GE 2119

Advanced Theory and Research in Drama Therapy (including thesis preparation)

MPADT-GE 2302

Internship in Drama Therapy: Lab

MPADT-GE 2303

Internship in Drama Therapy: Lecture

MPADT-GE 2130

Ethics in Drama Therapy

MPADT-GE 2100

Intro to Arts Based Research

MPADT-GE 2110

Theatre Aesthetics: DvT (Developmental Transformations)

MPADT-GE 2125

Advanced Psychodrama & Sociometry (not currently a required course but highly advised)

MPADT-GE 2134

Advanced Role Theory/Role Method (not currently a required course but highly advised)

MPADT-GE 2105

Cross-Cultural Awareness for Creative Arts Therapy & Arts Education

Counseling and Psychology (15-18 units)

APSY-GE 2038

Abnormal Psychology

APSY-GE 2039

Theories of Personality

APSY-GE 2138

Human Growth and Development

APSY-GE 2620

Group Dynamics: Theory and Practice

APSY-GE 2658

Individual Counseling: Practice I

APSY-GE 2682

Cross Cultural Counseling

Educational Theatre (5 units are recommended for those who do not have sufficient undergraduate experience in theatre or may be taken as general electives) may be chosen from the following:

MPAET-GE 2021/2022

Development of Theatre and Drama

MPAET-GE 2059

Creative Play in the Arts

MPAET-GE 2193/2194

Drama in Education

MPAET-GE 2090

Theatre-In-Education Practices

MPAET-GE 2113

Physical Theatre Improv

MPAET-GE 2965

Into to Boal's Theatre of the Oppressed

Elective Courses (by advisement) chosen from such courses as:

APSY-GE 2840

Play and Drama Therapy with Children and Adolescents (this is not a requirement but highly advised for all who plan to specialize in working with children.)

ARTT-GE 2010

Introduction to Art Therapy

MPADE-GE 2502

Introduction to Dance Therapy

MPAMT-GE 1046

Introduction to Music Therapy

APSY-GE 2684

Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling

In accordance with New York State regulations, all points used toward graduation for the masters degree must be at the .2000-level.

We are currently in the process of digitalizing our theses. For a complete thesis list with available abstracts, a sample thesis from a previous student, or to request any full thesis click here.