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Active as of Fall Semester 2015

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Acting for the Camera

2. Course Prefix & Number:
THTR 1445

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

4. Course Description:

This course is for students who want to learn about acting in video, film, television, and other recorded media. Students will have the opportunity to perform in front of the camera and see themselves as the camera records them, revealing their strengths and challenges. Acting techniques specific to working in film and television will be covered along with methods for auditioning, script analysis, character development, acting as communication, and acting styles in film and video. The course is also recommended for those wishing to enhance their on-screen presentational skills, be it in film, video, or online presentations.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

THTR 1445 - Acting for the Camera

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

THTR 1445 - Acting for the Camera

There are no corequisites for this course.