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Introduction to Theatre History

Students will explore the general development of world theatre & dramatic literature, & become familiar with major movements, styles, theories, & plays from ancient times to the present. Due to the lengthy time span of theatre history covered, this introductory course cannot be all-inclusive, but will focus on pertinent periods of theatre, & select plays that are representative of significant periods that will be studied.Students will also be able to research specific topics in the writing of research papers & group class presentations.
Course #
MPAET-UE 1021
Units
3
Term
Spring
Department