Entry Procedure (restricted):
All Northwestern University students are eligible for the Theatrical Design Module. Students will be admitted into the Module following an interview and portfolio review to determine their acceptance in the Module. After being admitted, students will be guided by a mentor from their track in the selection of optional courses to match their specific area(s) of interest in design.
Prerequisites For Individual Design Tracks (Two Required Courses):
|THEA 241-3 Lighting||THEA 241-1 Scenery||THEA 241-3 Costume|
|THEA 200 Directing||THEA 200 Directing||THEA 200 Directing|
(Upon completion of the prerequisites, the student will meet with their mentor and two other module committee members to determine acceptance in the module).
The following classes are required in each track:
|342-0 Lighting Design II||343-0Scene Design II||344-0 Costume Design II|
|356-4 Drafting||356-1 Model Building||364-1 Pattern Drafting|
Two of the following classes are also required:
|462- 1 Lighting Design||463-1 Scene Design||464-1 Costume Design|
|373-0 Cad/Vectorworks||373-0 Cad/Vectorworks||356-3 Theatrical Figure|
|357-1 Freehand Drawing||357-1 Freehand Drawing||357-1 Freehand Drawing|
|356-2 D & P Theat. Space||356-2 D & P: Theat. Space||241-1 Design Scenery|
|241-1 Design Scenery||241-2 Design Costume||241-3 Design Lighting|
|241-2 Design Costume||241-3 Design Lighting|
ALL REQUIRED CLASSES TO BE COMPLETED BY THE END OF THE JUNIOR YEAR
Suggested courses for further study:
In consultation with the faculty mentor, courses completed in any of the following departments; Departments of Anthropology, Art History, Art Theory and Practice, Classics, Humanities, History, and Performance Studies.