The interdisciplinary major in English and theater focuses on the dramatic arts, broadly construed, with an emphasis on the critical and embodied study of drama and literature.
Students of English and theater may blend introductory and advanced course work in both fields, while maintaining flexibility in the focus of their work. Students who decide to take this major are encouraged to work with advisors in both fields. Honors theses in English and theater are listed as honors in both departments. Students completing an honors project should be guided by faculty in both fields. Students who decide to take this major are encouraged to work with advisors in both fields. Students wishing to study abroad are allowed to count two courses in approved study away programs toward the requirements for the major.
English/Theater – Interdisciplinary Major requirements:
NOTE: For a complete description of a specific course, please refer to the College Catalogue
A student completing an interdisciplinary major in English and Theater may not also declare a minor in either English or Theater, nor a major in English. A student may, however, also complete a minor in Dance, so long as courses are not "double-dipped" to create the minor.
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