Theatre and Performance Studies, Master of Arts (M.A.)

Thesis option: minimum of 36 credits
Non-thesis option: minimum of 36 credits 

The Department offers both the thesis and non- thesis options. All students undertaking the M.A. degree must pass a six-hour comprehensive examination on theatre history and criticism, performance and directing, and design and technical theatre. Please contact the Head of History/Theory to get more details.

Course Title Credits
Required courses:
THET600Introduction to Graduate Research Methods3
THET606Teaching Theatre 11
Thesis or Non-Thesis Requirements
Select one of the following options:32
Thesis:
Master's Thesis Research
Non-Thesis:
Students are required to submit two article-length essays to the Non-thesis Examining Committee
Total Credits36

Students should consult with their advisor to determine the remainder of their coursework.