Dramatic & Film Arts

Students interested in the dramatic and film arts will find fresh and varied courses each semester in the English Department.

Courses needed to fulfill a concentration in dramatic and film arts*:

  • English 125 or 126 (Film or Topics in Film)
  • Any three of the following:

-English 102: Dramatic Writing or Screenwriting 
-English 182: The Drama
-English 183: Topics in Drama
-English 184: Contemporary Drama
-English 185: Individual Dramatists

  • Other English and upper division January Term courses with film or drama-based content may also apply to the concentration
*These courses should all be taken in addition to fulfilling the departmental Shakespeare requirement.
A major in dramatic arts is available through the Depart­ment of Performing Arts. Requirements for this major include electives chosen from English 182, 183, 184, and 185.