Curriculum Guides 2005-2006
(Fall 2005, Spring 2006, Summer 2006)

These curriculum guides are based on the Ohlone College 2005-2006 degree requirements. Students who will be graduating using a different catalog for their degree requirements should see a counselor and/or refer to the appropriate Ohlone College Catalog (view Ohlone's Catalog Rights Policy). All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review degree requirements and/or have questions answered.

Theatre
Certificates of Completion

Includes Audio Technician; Ballet Dance Teacher/Choreographer; Costuming; Jazz Dance Teacher/Choreographer; Live Event Management; Modern Dance Teacher/Choreographer; Stage Craft; Tap Dance Teacher/Choreographer; Theatrical and TV Lighting Technician.

Requirements for Certificate of Completion:

  1. Complete satisfactorily the courses listed for the particular certificate.
  2. Complete at least 50% of the required units at Ohlone College.
  3. Maintain a 2.0 grade point average.

AUDIO TECHNICIAN

This certificate signifies that students have mastered the basic skills of sound reinforcement and recording for live and recorded events. Successful completion of this certificate will provide a solid basis for future study in sound design and live event reinforcement.

Number Title Units
BRDC-132/MUS-113 Studio Recording 3
TD-152 Introduction to Lighting and Sound 3
TD-160A-160A2 Production Lab 0.5-2
TD-170 Survey of Entertainment Design 3
TD/BRDC-180 Television Series Production 3
12.5-14

BALLET DANCE TEACHER/CHOREOGRAPHER

The student will focus on teaching styles and choreography. Each student will have the opportunity to mentor with a dance faculty and learn various teaching styles. The student will also learn theatre technology and lighting design. This will enhance the student’s ability to communicate with theatre technicians in the field and provide for a better expression of choreography.

This certificate signifies that the student has competent teaching skills and has adequate experience in theatrical stage craft and lighting design necessary to communicate expressed choreography in the professional theatrical field.

Number Title Units
TD-121C Dance Rehearsal and Performance 4
TD-121L Dance Rehearsal and Performance Lab 0
TD-141A Introduction to Ballet AND 2
TD-141B Intermediate Ballet (taken twice) OR 4
TD-141B Intermediate Ballet (taken three times) (6)
TD-149 Choreography for Production 2
TD-152 Introduction to Lighting and Sound 3
TD-160L Production Lab 0
TD-161 Stagecraft Lab (Theatre, Television, Dance) 1
16

COSTUMING

This certificate signifies that students have mastered the basic skills of costume construction and maintenance as well as the use of theatrical make-up. Successful completion will provide a solid basis for future study in costume design.

Number Title Units
ART-106A Descriptive Drawing 3
ID-158 Textiles 3
TD-154 Theatrical Makeup for Stage, TV, and Dance 2
TD-155A Costume Construction I 3
TD-155B Costume Construction II 3
TD-160A-160A2 Production Lab 0.5-2
14.5-16

JAZZ DANCE TEACHER/CHOREOGRAPHER

The student will focus on teaching styles and choreography. Each student will have the opportunity to mentor with a dance faculty and learn various teaching styles. The student will also learn theatre technology and lighting design. This will enhance the student’s ability to communicate with theatre technicians in the field and provide for a better expression of choreography.

This certificate signifies that the student has competent teaching skills and has adequate experience in theatrical stage craft and lighting design necessary to communicate expressed choreography in the professional theatrical field.

Number Title Units
TD-121C Dance Rehearsal and Performance 4
TD-121L Dance Rehearsal and Performance Lab 0
TD-142A Introduction to Jazz Dance AND 2
TD-142B Intermediate Jazz Dance AND 2
TD-142C Advanced Jazz Dance OR 2
TD-142B Intermediate Jazz Dance (taken twice) AND (4)
TD-142C Advanced Jazz Dance (2)
TD-149 Choreography for Production 2
TD-152 Introduction to Lighting and Sound 3
TD-160L Production Lab 0
TD-161 Stagecraft Lab (Theatre, Television, Dance) 1
16

LIVE EVENT MANAGEMENT

This certificate signifies that students have mastered the basic skills for managing the live entertainment event. Students will be prepared for entry-level stage and/or event management positions as well as advanced study.

Number Title Units
BSM-101 Fundamentals of Management 3
TD-150 Technical Theatre 3
TD-159 Theatre Management 3
TD-160A-160A2 Production Lab 0.5-2
TD-170 Survey of Entertainment Design 3
TD-179 Introduction to Stage Management 3
15.5-17

MODERN DANCE TEACHER/CHOREOGRAPHER

The student will focus on teaching styles and choreography. Each student will have the opportunity to mentor with a dance faculty and learn various teaching styles. The student will also learn theatre technology and lighting design. This will enhance the student’s ability to communicate with theatre technicians in the field and provide for a better expression of choreography.

This certificate signifies that the student has competent teaching skills and has adequate experience in theatrical stage craft and lighting design necessary to communicate expressed choreography in the professional theatrical field.

Number Title Units
TD-121C Dance Rehearsal and Performance 4
TD-121L Dance Rehearsal and Performance Lab 0
TD-144A Introduction to Modern Dance AND 2
TD-144B Intermediate Modern Dance (taken twice) OR 4
TD-144B Intermediate Modern Dance (taken three times) (6)
TD-149 Choreography for Production 2
TD-152 Introduction to Lighting and Sound 3
TD-160L Production Lab 0
TD-161 Stagecraft Lab (Theatre, Television, Dance) 1
16

STAGE CRAFT

This certificate signifies that students have mastered the basic skills of stagecraft and television production and have a solid basis for future study in scenic design.

Number Title Units
ID-155A Architectural Drafting 3
TD-150 Technical Theatre 3
TD-153 Scenic Painting 3
TD-161-164 Stagecraft Lab 1-4
TD-170 Survey of Entertainment Design 3
13-16

TAP DANCE TEACHER/CHOREOGRAPHER

The student will focus on teaching styles and choreography. Each student will have the opportunity to mentor with a dance faculty and learn various teaching styles. The student will also learn theatre technology and lighting design. This will enhance the student’s ability to communicate with theatre technicians in the field and provide for a better expression of choreography.

This certificate signifies that the student has competent teaching skills and has adequate experience in theatrical stage craft and lighting design necessary to communicate expressed choreography in the professional theatrical field.

Number Title Units
TD-121C Dance Rehearsal and Performance 4
TD-121L Dance Rehearsal and Performance Lab 0
TD-143A Introduction to Tap AND 2
TD-143B Intermediate Tap AND 2
TD-143C Advanced Tap Dance OR 2
TD-143B Intermediate Tap (taken twice) AND (4)
TD-143C Advanced Tap Dance (2)
TD-149 Choreography for Production 2
TD-152 Introduction to Lighting and Sound 3
TD-160L Production Lab 0
TD-161 Stagecraft Lab (Theatre, Television, Dance) 1
16

THEATRICAL AND TV LIGHTING TECHNICIAN

This certificate signifies that students have mastered the basic skills of lighting and production for the stage and television. Successful completion of this certificate will provide a solid basis for future study in lighting design.

Number Title Units
TD-152 Introduction to Lighting and Sound 3
TD-160A-160A2 Production Lab 0.5-2
TD-170 Survey of Entertainment Design 3
TD-171 3D Entertainment Design for Lighting 3
TD/BRDC-180 Television Series Production 3
12.5-14

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