• Dance and Theatre Licensure Requirements

    State Licensing Tests

    Basic Skills
    Dance and Theatre Content Knowledge

    Education Courses

    GED 7801 Intro to MAT, 0cr
    GED 7815 Schools and Society, 4cr
    GED 7825 Educational Psychology, 4cr
    GED 7862 Education & Cultural Diversity, 4cr
    GED 7867 Theory to Practice, 4cr
    GED 7871 Teaching Literacy in the Middle and Secondary School/5-12, 4cr
    GED 7872 Exceptionality, 2cr
    GED 7857 Teaching Communication Arts/Lit and Dance/Theatre Arts Part I, 4cr
    GED 7882 Teaching Dance and Theatre Arts in K-12 Part II, 4cr
    GED 7896 Student Teaching/K-12, 8 cr
    GED 0050 Student Teaching Seminar, 2 cr

    Theatre Courses

    THTR 1120 Intro to Theater Arts: Stage & Screen, 4cr
    THTR 1130 Dance I, 4cr
    THTR 1140 Dance II, 4cr or THTR 3800 Hamline Dance Ensemble, 2 cr
    THTR 1230 Acting I, 4cr
    THTR 1420 Stagecraft, 4cr
    THTR 5520 Stage Direction, 4cr
    THTR 3160 Theatre and Culture: Modern to Post-Modern, 4 cr
    THTR 3140 Theatre and Culture: Ancient to Renaissance, 4cr
    THTR 3120 Analyzing the Dramatic Text, 4cr
    THTR 5910 Senior Theater Project (Theater Prod), 4cr

    Choose One

    THTR 1700 Creative Dramatics in the Elementary Classroom, 4cr
    THTR 3700 Children’s Theater, 4cr

    Choose One

    THTR 3440 Scenic Design, 4cr
    THTR 3450 Costume Design, 4cr
    THTR 3460 Lighting Design, 4cr

    Additional Courses for MAT

    GED 8025 Public Policy: Design & Action A & B, 4cr
    GED 8023 Capstone Practicum, 4cr
    GED 8495 Capstone (Thesis), 4cr


    Induction Series Masters Degree – Cohort group 1 course/semester, 3 courses, 3+1 credits/course:
    Science Inquiry
    Culture and Learning