University of Hawaii at Hilo Catalog 2014–2015

Performing Arts Certificate

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25 Semester Hours

The Performing Arts Certificate is designed for non-majors who wish to show expertise in the performing arts. Prerequisites must be completed before registering for individual courses in the Certificate.

  1. Required Courses in Drama (9 semester hours)
    • DRAM 271 Introduction to Theatre (3)
    • And two of the following courses:
      • DRAM 321 Styles of Acting (3)
      • DRAM 340 Stage Make-Up (3)
      • DRAM 350 Stage Costume (3)
      • DRAM 430 Directing (3)
      • DRAM 490 Lyric Theatre (3)
  2. Required Courses in Dance (9 semester hours)
    • DNCE 251 Introduction to Dance (3)
    • DNCE 371 Choreography (3)
    • DNCE 401 Dance Ensemble (3)
  3. Required Courses in Music (7 semester hours)
    • MUS 160 Introduction to Music Literature (3)
    • And two ensemble courses, selected from:
      • MUS 102 University Chorus (2)
      • MUS 402 Instrumental Ensemble (2)
      • MUS 404 University Showcase Singers (2)
      • MUS 406 Chamber Ensemble (2)

All prerequisites must be completed before students will be allowed to register for upper-division courses. Repeatable courses may be counted only once toward fulfilling the requirements for the certificate.

Rev. 3/4/14