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THE 253 - Stagecraft


Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 0 Credits: 3

Description: This course is an applied study of technical theatre, including the fundamentals of scene design, set construction, painting, lighting base electronics, properties, fly systems, drafting techniques, and back stage organization.

Course Topics:
  • Production Organization and Management
  • Theatre Design History
  • Style, Composition, and Design
  • Stage and Equipment
  • Stage Properties
  • Scenic Design
  • Costume Design
  • Makeup Design
  • Technical Design

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • Access to a computer with Internet access.
  • Ability to format documents as .doc, .docx, .rtf, or .html

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F =   0 - 59


Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify theatre terminology related to production design.
  2. Conduct research of theatre production designs.
  3. Demonstrate artistic design and technical craftsmanship for a theatre production.
  4. Conduct backstage tasks required for a successful theatre production.
  5. Demonstrate strong work ethic both as an individual and as a collaborative team member.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Course Policies  that include:

  • Identity Verification
  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Orientation and Support
  • Proctored Exams

Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard Course Policies  on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Add/Drop period
  • Attendance
  • Classroom Conduct
  • Equal Access
  • IT Access
  • Online Behavior
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Student Concerns
  • Student Help Services
  • Withdrawals


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