DRAM 2000. Appreciation of Dramatic Art. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPREC OF DRAM ART.
Aesthetics and craft of the theatrical experience on stage, screen, and television. Discussions and analyses of all aspects of the theatrical arts; critical viewing of performances both in and out of class with written analyses. May not be used for credit towards the drama major.
Non-traditional format: This course is also offered through University System of Georgia Independent Study (USGIS).
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 2010. Introduction to Acting. 3 hours. 3 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: INTRO TO ACTING.
Basic acting skills for the non-drama major.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 2040. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Individual production crew assignments.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 2050. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Individual production crew assignments.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 2060. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Individual production crew assignments.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 2100H. Appreciation of Theatre (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: APPREC THEATRE HON.
Not open to students with credit in DRAM 2000.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
All aspects of the theatrical experience on stage and screen, emphasizing the role of the audience as well as that of the artist. May not be used for credit towards the drama major.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 2110. Voice of Diversity in Contemporary American Drama. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DIVERSITY IN DRAMA.
Dramatic works which foreground issues of race, gender, culture, and/or ethnicity. Concepts of perception and identity, group relationships, and social/political protest.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 2120. Introduction to Cinema. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: INTO TO CINEMA.
Film aesthetics and film as an art form, including critical viewing of selected films in laboratory, and papers on topics in film and audience values.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 2121H. Introduction to Cinema (Honors). 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: INTRO TO CINEMA.
Not open to students with credit in DRAM 2120.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Film aesthetics and film as an art form, including critical viewing of selected films in laboratory, and papers on topics in film and audience values.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 2130. American Ethnic Cinema. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: AM ETHNIC CINEMA.
Cultural history of the most important ethnic film makers in the American cinema from the 1920's to the present, with emphasis on stories and styles of the films, as well as on the underlying economic and social contexts.
Offered every year.

DRAM 2131H. American Ethnic Cinema (Honors). 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: AM ETHNIC CINEMA.
Not open to students with credit in DRAM 2130.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Cultural history of the most important ethnic film makers in the American cinema from the 1920's to the present, with emphasis on stories and styles of the films, as well as on the underlying economic and social contexts.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 3020. Basic Dramatic Writing. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: BASIC DRAM WRITING.
The principles and process of dramatic writing.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 3290. Script Analysis. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: SCRIPT ANALYSIS.
A method for analyzing scripts intended for performance.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 3291H. Script Analysis (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: SCRIPT ANALYSIS.
Not open to students with credit in DRAM 3290.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
A method of analyzing scripts intended for performance.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 3300. Foundations of Performance Design. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: FOUND OF PERF DESGN.
Basic principles and techniques of design in contemporary performing arts, including the development and practice of scenery, costume, lighting, and other design aspects of stage and media production, with a look at major contemporary designers.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 3330. Costuming for the Performance Arts. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: COST FOR PERF ARTS.
Prerequisite: DRAM 3300.
Planning and design of performance costumes, including exploration of drawing, painting, production, and play analysis.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 3340-3340L. Scenery Fabrication and Painting. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: SCENE FAB & PAINT.
Prerequisite: DRAM 3300.
Planning, construction, painting, and installation of scenery, props, and rigging.
Offered every year.

DRAM 3500. Acting I: Foundations of Acting. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: FOUND OF ACTING.
Participation in a series of group and individual activities designed to develop basic acting skills. The course also includes exercises for the actor's voice and body. Open only to drama majors.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 3510. Voice and Movement Fundamentals. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: VOICE AND MOVEMENT.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Prerequisite or corequisite: DRAM 3500.
Voice and movement fundamentals for the actor. Essential topics include diagnosis of vocal and physical misuse; re-alignment of the spine; re-education of breathing, phonation, and physical process toward healthy, connected use for stage; conditioning of the instrument; and broadening of vocal/physical repertoire for versatility in character development.
Non-traditional format: Studio course consisting of solo, partnering, group vocal, and physical exercises. Class requirements may also include readings, discussions, rehearsal assignments, written assignments, original performance, and the viewing of live performance.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 3520. Makeup for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: MAKEUP FOR PERF ART.
Prerequisite: DRAM 3300.
Fundamental principles and practices in makeup for stage and media. Drawing and face painting skills as well as practice in use of cosmetics, wigs, hair pieces, and work with departmental productions.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 4000/6000. Dramatic Writing I. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DRAM WRITING I.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3020.
Planning, writing, and polishing the short script for performance.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 4200/6200. Theatre History I. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: THEA HISTORY I.
History of theatre and dramatic arts from their beginning to ca. 1800.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 4210/6210. Theatre History II. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: THEA HISTORY II.
History of theatre and dramatic arts from ca. 1800 to the present.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 4250/6250. History of Cinema I. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: HIST OF CINEMA I.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
The development of the international film and of film theories from 1895 to 1945, with emphasis on cinema as a dramatic medium.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 4260/6260. History of Cinema II. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: HIST OF CINEMA II.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
The development of international film and film theories from 1945 to the present, with emphasis on cinema as a dramatic medium.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

(DRAM)TXMI 4270/6270. History of Costume: Antiquity to Nineteenth Century. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HIS COS AN TO 19TH.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
Interrelationships of costume and social, cultural, political, and economic environments from antiquity to the nineteenth century.
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.

DRAM 4280/6280. Women in Performance. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: WOMEN IN PERF.
Women's contributions to the performing arts, focusing on contemporary American artists in such fields as theatre, film, dance, performance art, and other contemporary performance genres.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 4300/6300. Queer Theatre and Film. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: QUEER THEATRE /FILM.
Overview of the presentation of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered characters in theatre, film, and television. Through readings of theoretical texts and dramatic scripts and through viewings of films and theatre productions, students will examine the social, historical, artistic, and political context in which queer performance has been created and the manner in which the queer character has been presented in dramatic forms from prehistoric ritual drama to the present day sitcom.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 4400/6400. Asian Theatre and Drama. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: ASIAN THEA & DRAMA.
Genres of performance in India, China, Japan, and Southeast Asia. Focus on social and cultural significance of performances, including examples of Noh, Kabuki, Beijing Opera, Kathakali, Kutiyattam, Wayang Kulit, and Topeng.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 4460/6460. History of Dramatic Art: Special Topics. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HIS DRAM ART ABROAD.
The history of dramatic art in the context of studies abroad programs. Must be registered in the Studies Abroad Program and participate on-site. Offered only in conjunction with Studies Abroad.
Non-traditional format: Must be registered in the Studies Abroad program and participate on-site.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM(AFST) 4470/6470. African Theatre: An Historical Overview. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: AFRICAN THEATRE.
Undergraduate prerequisite: AFST(ANTH)(CMLT)(GEOG)(HIST)(SOCI) 2100 or DRAM 2000 or DRAM 3200.
Graduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
The course will survey some of the major areas of theatre activity, as well as provide a general history of African theatre and performance. Playwrights well known in the West, such as Wole Soyinka, Ngugi wa thiong'o, Femi Osofisan, and others will be discussed, primarily within the context of their contributions to African theatre on the continent itself.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 4480/6480. History of African American Drama and Theatre. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HIST OF AF AM DRAMA.
The emergence of a distinct and conscious African American theatre in the United States.
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.

(DRAM)AFAM 4490/6490. African American Women in Cinema: Image and Aesthetics. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: WOMEN CINEMA COLOR.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
Selected films by and about African and African American women. A historical/critical overview of the presentation of these women in cinema with emphasis on contemporary African and African American women film makers.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 4600/6600. Women and Film. 3 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: WOMEN & FILM.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
A survey of feminist film criticism and theory, as well as the valuable contributions of key women directors.
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.

DRAM 4650/6650. French Film History. 3 hours. 1 hour lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: FRENCH FILM.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
History of major films, directors, and movements in French cinema from 1895 to present.
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.

DRAM 4660/6660. History of Animation. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: ANIMATION.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
History of major techniques, films, directors, and movements in motion picture animation from 1895 to present. Emphasis on narrative and representational strategies.
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.

DRAM 4670/6670. Film Technology and Style. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: FILM STYLE.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
History of major technological inventions in cinema and the results on narrative film style.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 4800/6800. Topics in History. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: TOPICS IN HISTORY.
Topical issues in theatre or cinema, combining history and critical analysis of specific significant topics (e.g., national theatre or cinema, animation, authorship, genre).
Offered every year.

DRAM 4960H. Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DIRECTED READING.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 4970H. Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DIRECTED READING.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 4980H. Directed Reading and/or Projects (Honors). 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DIRECTED READING.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 4990H. Honors Thesis. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HONORS THESIS.
Prerequisite: Permission of Honors.
Individual research in the major field or in a closely related field.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5010. Acting II: Scene Study. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: SCENE STUDY.
Prerequisite: DRAM 3500 and permission of department.
Concentration on voice, movement, and character study for actors.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5051. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Prerequisite: DRAM 2040 or DRAM 2050 or permission of department.
Open only to drama majors. Individually assigned production and/or performance crew.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5052. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5051.
Open only to drama majors. Individually assigned production and/or performance crew.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5053. Senior Seminar. 1 hour.
Oasis Title: SENIOR SEMINAR.
Prerequisite: Senior standing or permission of department.
The current status of dramatic arts with specific planning and preparation to enter into the profession. The course includes Senior Exit Examination. Open only to drama majors.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 5080/7080. Production Practicum. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: PRODUCTION PRACT.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3300 or DRAM 3500.
Assigned artistic production work in directing, acting, design, and dramaturgy.
Non-traditional format: This is a laboratory course based on actual artistic work associated with major department productions.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5110/7110. Stage Management. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: STAGE MANAGEMENT.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
A survey of the organization and practical application and execution of performance events.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5310/7310. Technical Problems. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: TECH PROBLEMS.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3340-3340L.
Special topics in advanced theory and techniques of performance technology, including scenery construction and rigging, costume construction, lighting technology, and sound.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 5320/7320. Computer-Aided Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: CAD FOR PERF ARTS.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3300 and permission of department.
Techniques of computer-aided design and drafting in the performing arts.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 5330/7330. Costume Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: COSTUME DESIGN.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3330.
Costume design for the performing arts, emphasizing conceptualization and application for basic research and technology to meet dramatic needs.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 5331/7331. Shakespeare. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: SHAKESPEARE.
Not open to students with credit in DRAM 4330/6330.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3500 or permission of department.
Performance of Shakespeare's plays.
Offered every year.

DRAM 5340/7340. History of Costume and Decor. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: HIST COST & DECOR.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3300.
The styles of costuming, architecture, furnishing, and ornamentation in significant theatrical periods.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5351/7351. Scenic Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 9 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: SCENIC DESIGN.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3300.
Undergraduate prerequisite or corequisite: DRAM 3300.
Scenic design for the performing arts, emphasizing conceptualization and application for basic research and technology to meet dramatic needs.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5352/7352. Lighting Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: LIGHTING DESIGN.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3300.
Lighting design for the performing arts, emphasizing conceptualization and application for basic research and technology to meet dramatic needs.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5480/7480. Topics in Design. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: TOPICS IN DESIGN.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
A special topics course in theatre design.
Non-traditional format: Special workshops with guest artists.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5481/7481. Topics in Cinema. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: TOPICS IN CINEMA.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 2120.
Special topics course in cinema studies, combining history and critical analysis of specific topics (animation, national cinema, authorship, genre).
Non-traditional format: Two-hour lab for possible film screenings.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5500. Acting III: Advanced Acting. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ADVANCED ACTING.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5010 and permission of department.
Role analysis and the problems and techniques of creating subtext with special relation to text and improvisation.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5510. Actor Training I: Physical Actor. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PHYSICAL ACTOR.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5010 and permission of department.
Intensive study in physical techniques for the actor.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5530. Actor Training II: Voice for the Actor. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: VOICE FOR ACTOR.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5010 and permission of department.
Intensive training in voice techniques for the actor.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5560. Acting in Period Styles. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ACTING PERIOD STYLE.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5010 and permission of department.
Problems and techniques of acting in periods and styles through intensive scene study and performance.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5570. Acting for the Camera. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ACTING FOR CAMERA.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5010 and permission of department.
Applying theatre acting techniques to the demands of modern media. Practical work in class with emphasis on the vocal and physical demands of dramatic material designed for television and cinema.
Offered every year.

DRAM 5580/7580. Performance Topics. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PERFORMANCE TOPICS.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
Selected performance topics and theories.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5590. Special Projects in Drama. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SPECIAL PROJECTS.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Special projects for the advanced student, including internships.
Non-traditional format: Directed study.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5600. Play Direction. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PLAY DIRECTION.
Prerequisite: Junior or Senior standing.
Basic methods and procedures of the art of dramatic directing.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 5610/7610. Play Direction Laboratory. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PLAY DIRECT LAB.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 5600.
The director's analysis of the script, the actor-director relationship, and theatrical style. Each student directs a one-act play or short film.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 5620/7620. Dramatic Writing II. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DRAM WRITING II.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 4000/6000.
Developing the full length script for performance.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5630/7630. Producing the New Script. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PRODUCE NEW SCRIPT.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
Critical and practical work in producing new scripts for writers, actors, directors, and designers.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5640/7640. Directing for the Cinema. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: DIRECT FOR CINEMA.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
Theories and techniques of the dramatic cinema.
Offered every year.

DRAM 5680/7680. Topics in Dramatic Writing. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: TOPICS DRAMATIC WTG.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
A special topics course in dramatic writing.
Non-traditional format: Special workshops with guest artists.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5730/7730. Advanced Costume Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ADV COSTUME DESIGN.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3330.
Projects in costume design for the performing arts, emphasizing multi-character and highly complex designs using traditional and complex methods and technologies.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5751/7751. Advanced Scenic Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ADV SCENIC DESIGN.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 5351/7351.
Advanced scenic design for the performing arts, emphasizing multi-character and highly complex designs using traditional and complex methods and technologies.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5752/7752. Advanced Lighting Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ADV LIGHTING DESIGN.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 5352/7352.
Projects in design (scenery, costume, lighting, sound) with an emphasis on multi-character, multi-setting and highly complex designs using current and advanced methods and technologies.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5780/7780. Topics in Computer Technology. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: TOPICS COMPUTR TECH.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
A special topics course in computer technology not otherwise offered in the drama and theatre curriculum.
Non-traditional format: Lecture and discussion is integrated with hands-on work at the workstations.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5810/7810. Computer Animation for Dramatic Media I. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ANIM DRAM MEDIA I.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 3300 and permission of department.
Computer animation in television, film, and theatre from the perspective of the director/animator. The hardware and software necessary to create computer animation is accompanied by the principles of kinetics and narrative story-telling in a visual medium.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 5820/7820. Computer Animation for Dramatic Media II. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ANIM DRAM MEDIA II.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 5810/7810 or permission of department.
Advanced computer animation techniques and digital compositing which integrate live action with computer generated environments.
Offered every year.

DRAM 5830/7830. Computer Animation for Dramatic Media III. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ANIM DRAM MEDIA III.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 5820/7820 or permission of department.
Preparation of a portfolio-quality computer animation project, including a narrative script story book, pre-production meetings, schedules and budgets, production and post-production.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5860/7860. Interactive Media as Drama I. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: INTERACTIVE MEDIA I.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
Practice and theory of interactive multimedia as a dramatic medium. Multimedia hardware and software, principles of interactive design, and comparison of development tools and delivery systems including CD-ROM and the World Wide Web.
Offered every year.

DRAM 5861/7861. Interactive Media as Drama II. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: INTERACTIVE MEDIAII.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5860/7860.
Advanced exploration of interactive media as a dramatic form, with an emphasis on algorithmic structures, self-generating media, adaptive behaviors, and object-oriented programming techniques.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5870/7870. Interactive Multimedia and Live Performance. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: MULTIMEDIA & PERF.
Undergraduate prerequisite: Permission of department.
The use of computers to trigger and manipulate media events, including sound, lighting, digital images and video, and techniques allowing performers and spectators to interact with such media events in real time. Topics include sensors, motion capture, MIDI, and theoretical issues concerning the interaction between live performance and media.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 5900/7900. Film Theory. 3 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: FILM THEORY.
Undergraduate prerequisite: DRAM 4250/6250 or DRAM 4260/6260.
An introduction to 100 years of film theory and criticism. Students are introduced to key concepts and major figures from Classical Film Theory (Eisenstein, Arnheim, Bazin) through Structuralism, Semiotics, Psychoanalysis, Feminism, and Cognitive Studies.
Offered spring semester every year.

DRAM 6290. Dramatic Analysis and Criticism. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DRA ANALYSIS & CRIT.
Dramatic art applied to script analysis and performance criticism.
Offered every year.

DRAM 6510. Introduction to Graduate Studies in Drama. 1 hour.
Oasis Title: GRAD STUDIES IN DRA.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Resources and methods for graduate level research in theatre and dramatic media.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 7005. Graduate Student Seminar. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Oasis Title: GRAD STUDENT SEM.
Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a student's approved program of study.
Non-traditional format: Seminar.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 7050. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Individually assigned production and/or performance crew. Open only to drama majors.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 7060. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Individually assigned production and/or performance crew. Open only to drama majors.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 7070. Applied Drama Laboratory. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: APPLIED DRAMA LAB.
Individually assigned production and/or performance crew. Open only to drama majors.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 7210. MFA Project. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: MFA PROJECT.
MFA thesis project.
Non-traditional format: Independent research and thesis preparation.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 7370. Design Studio. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: DESIGN STUDIO.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Methods of rendering designs, painting scenery, creating working drawings and models of scenery, costumes and lights for stage, film, and television.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 7380. Design Technology for the Performance Arts. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DESIGN TECHNOLOGY.
Basic technology for performance production. Costume materials and construction, scenery rigging and movement, lighting equipment and technology, and sound equipment and practices.
Offered every odd-numbered year.

DRAM 7511. Actor Training I: The Physical Actor I. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PHYSICAL ACTOR I.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Physical techniques for the actor.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7512. Actor Training I: The Physical Actor II. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PHYSICAL ACTOR II.
Prerequisite: DRAM 7511 and permission of department.
Physical techniques for the actor in dealing with the differing demands of stage, film, and electronic media.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7521. Actor Training II: Voice for the Actor I. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: VOICE FOR ACTOR I.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Voice techniques for the actor.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7522. Voice II: Standard Speech and Dialect. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: VOICE II: SPEECH.
Prerequisite: DRAM 7521 and permission of department.
Voice II focuses on speech and dialect addressing issues such as articulation, diction, dialect reduction, standard American speech, and dialect using IPA and Lessac's vocal notion as tools.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7540. Characterization for the Actor. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: CHARACTERIZATION.
Prerequisite: (DRAM 7512 or DRAM 7521) and permission of department.
Role analysis and the problems and techniques of creating subtext with special relation to text and improvisation.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7550. Acting in Period Styles. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ACTING PERIOD STYLE.
Prerequisite: DRAM 7522 and permission of department.
Problems and techniques of acting in periods and styles through intensive scene study and performance.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7560. Projects in Drama. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit. 3 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: PROJECTS IN DRAMA.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Advanced projects in dramatic performance.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 7570. Acting for the Camera. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: ACTING FOR CAMERA.
Prerequisite: (DRAM 7522 or DRAM 7540) and permission of department.
Applying theatre acting techniques to the demands of modern media. Practical work in class with emphasis on the vocal and physical demands of dramatic material designed for television and cinema.
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.

DRAM 7590. Realism in Performance. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Oasis Title: REALISM IN PERF.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Performance techniques and challenges in realistic drama.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 7660. Playwrights Studio. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: PLAYWRIGHTS STUDIO.
Laboratory course testing new dramatic writing by critical examination of scripts in progress, public readings, trial stagings of scenes, and improvisational work.
Non-traditional format: Course is a laboratory course experimenting with new work.
Offered fall and spring semesters every year.

DRAM 7770. Internship in the Performance Arts. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: INTERN IN PERF ARTS.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Professional experience in the performance arts under the supervision of experts in the field.
Non-traditional format: A minimum of two months full-time supervised employment for three credit hours. Student may be required to work off-campus.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 7970. Design Portfolio. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: DESIGN PORTFOLIO.
Prerequisite: DRAM 5730/7730 or DRAM 5751/7751 or DRAM 5752/7752.
Independent projects in scenery, costume, or lighting design, aimed at fully developing a presentation portfolio.
Offered fall semester every year.

DRAM 8030. Seminar in Dramatic Writing. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM DRAM WRITING.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Dramatic form and style concentrating on specific problems and writers.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 8100. Seminar in Critical Methods. 3 hours.
Oasis Title: SEM IN CRIT METHODS.
Not open to students with credit in DRAM 6100.
A comparison of current critical approaches to theatre and performance.
Offered every year.

DRAM 8200. Seminar in History of the Performance Arts. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM HIST PERF ARTS.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Problems in the study of stage, cinema, and media history.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 8300. Seminar in Design for the Performance Arts. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM DESIGN PERF ART.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Problems in visual design for the performing arts.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 8400. Seminar in Dramatic Theory and Criticism. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: SEM THEORY & CRIT.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Problems in the study of dramatic theory and criticism for stage, cinema, and media.
Not offered on a regular basis.

DRAM 9000. Doctoral Research. 1-9 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: DOCTORAL RESEARCH.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Research while enrolled for a doctoral degree, under the direction of faculty members.
Non-traditional format: Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 9005. Doctoral Graduate Student Seminar. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Oasis Title: DOC GRAD STU SEM.
Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a student's approved program of study.
Non-traditional format: Seminar.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 9010. Research Seminar and Special Problems in the Performance Arts I. 3-9 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: RESEARCH PROBLEM I.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Individually directed study under faculty supervision on research problems in drama, theatre, and media.
Non-traditional format: Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 9020. Research Seminar and Special Problems in the Performance Arts II. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Oasis Title: RESEARCH PROBLEM II.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Individually directed study under faculty supervision on research problems in drama, theatre, and media.
Non-traditional format: Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.

DRAM 9300. Doctoral Dissertation. 1-9 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Oasis Title: DOCT DISSERTATION.
Prerequisite: Permission of department.
Dissertation writing under the direction of the major professor.
Non-traditional format: Independent research and preparation of the doctoral dissertation.
Offered fall, spring, and summer semesters every year.