The Catholic University of America

Suggested Sequence of Courses

The following is the recommended order of courses for undergrad drama majors. Please check with your advisor before registering for classes.
 

Required Courses: 

Fall Semester – Freshman Year
DR 101 – Theatre I
 
Spring Semester – Freshman Year
DR 104 – Theatre II
DR 206 – Acting I
 
Fall Semester – Sophomore Year
DR 201/ 202 – Theatre Topics
DR 207 – Intro to Design
 
Spring Semester – Sophomore Year
DR 206 – Acting I
DR 201/ 202 – Theatre Topics
 
Fall Semester – Junior Year
DR 201/ 202 – Theatre Topics
DR 306 – Theatre Production
DR 312 – Directing
 
Spring Semester – Junior Year
DR 305 – Theater Topics III (after you have taken 201 & 202)
DR 312 – Directing
 
 Fall Semester – Senior Year
DR 451 – Senior Seminar (coordinating seminar)
         DR 498 – Comprehensive Exams         
 
Electives:
Electives with numbers 100 and up may be taken at any time. Those with numbers over 300 should be reserved for the Junior and Senior years. Exceptions may be made, when appropriate. There is no guaranteed scheduling of these classes, so they should be taken when available.
 
 

Drama Minor Requirements:
DR 101, 104, 206; two courses from DR 201, 202, 305; and one course from DR 207, 312, 565

 

Liberal Arts Distribution Requirements

Please click here for the liberal arts distribution requirements.