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In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of speech and theatre (6-12) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • MM 140 Mass Media and Society, 3 hours
  • CO 115 Oral Communication, 3 hours
  • CO/TH 120 Performance of Literature, 3 hours
  • CO 230 Communication Workshop, 1 hour
  • CO 380 Argumentation and Debate, 3 hours
  • CO 472 Teaching Speech Communication and Theatre Arts, 3 hours
  • CO 476 Senior Seminar in Communication, 3 hours
  • TH 111 The Theater Experience, 3 hours
  • TH 130 Acting I, 3 hours
  • TH 145 Stagecraft, 3 hours
  • TH 155 Introduction to Theatrical Design, 3 hours
  • TH 220 Stage Management, 3 hours
  • TH 255 Costuming and Makeup, 3 hours
  • TH 476 Directing, 3 hours
  • TH 493 The Production Process, 1 hour
  • TH 320 Theater History I, 3 hours OR TH 330 Theater History II, 3 hours

 Speech & Theatre Teacher Licensure Requirements Checklist