Theatre Department Minors

Theatre Minor

PEAKS | Humanities & Fine Arts |

The Theatre Minor is designed to develop a basic understanding and appreciation of the art and craft of theatre while offering students a creative role in the making of theatre.

Minor Requirements (19 credits):

Participation in at least one Mainstage Theatre production is highly recommended for the student to gain valuable experience and practical knowledge of theatre production.

Students who wish to certify to teach theatre (drama) in secondary schools must take five additional credits of theatre, complete a first teaching field (major) in a state-approved The College of Idaho program, and the education minor in the Professional PEAK in preparation for the internship year. Please check with the education department for specifics.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Critical Thinking
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Written, Verbal, and Interpersonal Communication
  • Knowledge and competency in theatrical production and practice, including an understanding of the roles and expectations of the various duties and aspects of theatre production