Theatre Studies (Option)


Theatre lights hanging from the ceilingDo you have a love for theatre and the performing arts? Combining areas of study from Ancient Greek and Roman Studies, Cultural Studies, English Literature, Indigenous Studies and Modern Languages and Literatures, this multi-departmental emphasis offers you the opportunity to choose credits from a very diverse selection of courses, all rooted in the history of, theory and performance in theatre.

An option is a “mini-minor” – a set of courses in one discipline that can be completed in conjunction with any undergraduate degree program, allowing you to focus on an additional subject of interest.


To earn this emphasis, you will need to fulfill the requirements of a General or Honours degree in any subject as long as you have successfully completed the following 6.0 credits:

  • 2.0 credits from Category A (Performance), 2.0 credits from Category B (History, Text, Theory), 2.0 additional credits from those listed below, at least 3.0 of the total 6.0 credits must be from different academic disciplines
  • Category A (Performance): CUST 2571H, 2572H, 2573H, 3070Y*, 3175Y, 4070Y ENGL 2152Y/2153H, 2811H INDG 2010H, 2020H, 2110Y, 3010H, 3030H, 3060H, 3860Y, 3861H, 3862H, 4860Y, 4861H, 4862H
  • Category B (History, Text, Theory): AHCL 2301H, 2302H, 3320H AHCL-ENGL 3330H CUST 3071Y (2070Y) ENGL 2150Y/2151H, 2804Y/2805H, 2809H, 3123H, 3153H, 3202Y/3203H, 4150Y/4151H, 4804Y/4805H INDG 3560Y
  • 1.0 credit from the following courses may count as a Category B option: FREN 3172H, 3200Y, 3202H FREN-CAST 3230Y*, 3231H, 4230Y


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