Introduction to Graduate Studies in Theatre and Media Arts
Introductory seminar required of all graduate students during first semester or term that class is offered.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA graduate major status.
Course Outcomes: 

Critical Approaches and Methodologies

Students will explore the various critical approaches and research methodologies currently at work in their respective academic fields.

Professional Materials

Students will practice preparing professional materials that are currently a significant part of their respective academic fields.

Program of Study

Students will complete and submit a Program of Study.

Research Interests

Students will begin to identify their own particular areas of research interest within their respective academic fields.


Students will explore 1) how we represent ourselves, the world, and others and 2) the consequences of those representations for ourselves, our families, and our communities.