Theatre and Interaction Design, BA

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

BA Language Requirements

All BA students are required to complete the BA language requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Theatre Requirements 

A minimum grade of C is required for all theatre courses.

Foundational Stages
THTR 1101Introduction to Theatre4
THTR 1120Acting 14
THTR 1131Technical Theatre 14
THTR 1270Introduction to Theatrical Design4
THTR 2325From Script to Stage4
Making Theatre
THTR 1100Production Experience 11
THTR 2000Production Experience 21
THTR 4702Capstone Rehearsal and Performance4
Major Electives
Complete one from the following:4
Classics of Global Theatre
Rebels of Modern Drama
America Onstage: Dramatizing the Dream
Theatre and Society
Intermediate/Advanced Electives
Complete two from the following:8
Classics of Global Theatre
History of Musical Theatre
Rebels of Modern Drama
America Onstage: Dramatizing the Dream
Theatre and Society
Acting 2
Acting for the Camera
Classics of Global Theatre
Lighting Design
Costume Design
Scenic Design
Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Theatre
Voice and Speech for the Actor
Acting 3—Playing Shakespeare
Directing for the Stage
Musical Theatre Performance

Interaction Design Requirements

Art + Design at Northeastern
ARTF 1000Art and Design at Northeastern1
Art + Design Fundementals
ARTF 11222D Fundamentals: Surface and Drawing4
ARTF 22235D Fundamentals: Experience and Drawing4
ARTG 1250Design Process Context and Systems4
ARTG 2250Typography 14
ARTG 2251Type Tools1
ARTG 2260Programming Basics4
ARTG 2400Interaction Design 1: Responsive4
ARTG 2401Interaction Design Tools1
ARTG 3350Typography 24
ARTG 3451Information Design 14
ARTG 3700Interaction Design 2: Mobile4
Design Project
Complete one of the following:4
Design Degree Project 1
Interaction Team Degree Project 1
Major Electives
Art + Design History
Complete two of the following:8
Global Art and Design History: Renaissance to Modern
Modern Art and Design History
History of Graphic Design
Art + Design Electives
Complete one of the following:4
Photo Basics
Video Basics
Observational Drawing
Conceptual Drawing
3D Fundamentals: Structure and Drawing
4D Fundamentals: Sequence and Drawing
Graphic Design 1
Physical Computing
Identity and Brand Design
Time-Based Design
Information Design 2
Environmental Information Design
Typography 3

Integrative Requirement

THTR 4702Capstone Rehearsal and Performance4
ARTG 4551Design Degree Project 24
or ARTG 4701 Interaction Team Degree Project 2

Theatre and Interaction Design Combined-Major Credit Requirement

Complete 98 semester hours in the major.

Program Requirement

128 total semester hours required