THEATRE COURSES
UPDATES AND NOTICES

Last Updated: June 24, 2018

BREAKING NEWS! WE HAVE ADDED A NEW SECTION OF FIRST YEAR PERFORMANCE:
THFM 1001-004 INTRO TO THEATRE: PERFORMANCE WITH INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVES.

FALL REGISTRATION: ADD/DROP DEADLINE IS SEPT 17!

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ALL THEATRE AND FILM STUDENTS COME IN FOR IN-PERSON ADVISING.
Contact us at 786-9955 OR theatre@uwinnipeg for an appointment.ca

Registration Has Begun!
Theatre/Film will be offering the following classes:

 

FALL COURSES

  • THFM 2001-001 Theatre Practicum: Costuming
    • This is a practical course following on the Intro to Costuming course that will give you the tools to costume our first production.
    • Pre-Requisite: Require permission but if you have Intro to Costuming (THFM 2601) or other sewing background you will be admitted.
    • Contact us to register at 786-9955 or theatre@uwinnipeg.ca.
  • THFM 2201 Principles of Design
    • This is the basic introduction to our design steam of study.
    • Meets the Humanities Requirement.
    • Recommended anyone interested in design or technical theatre. No prior experience needed.
    • Pre-Requisite: None - May be taken in first year.
  • THFM 2312-001 Documentary Fillmmaking is Back! - 6 credit hours - condensed
    • Award-wining documentary Producer/Director Andy Blicq is back to share his talents.
    • This is a 6-credit hour course offered in the fall only.
    • We can't offer this course every year so take it while you can.
    • Pre-Requisite: Intro to Film.
  • THFM 2504- Staging Greek and Roman Drama
    • This course is cross-listed and may also be taken as CLAS 2405
    • Meets the dramatic studies requirement.
    • Meets the Humanities Requirement.
    • Pre-Req: None. May be taken in any year.
  • THFM 2505 Principles of Physical Trainging
    • Introductory movement course.
    • Highly recommended for performance students in 2nd year.
    • Pre-Requisite: None - May be taken in any year.
  • THFM 2803 Lighitng and Sound in Production
    • Hands-on, practical course in which you will install lighting for a full production. prior experience necessary.
    • Recommended for students in filmmaking who want some additional basic background in lighting and sound.
    • Pre-Requisite: None - May be taken in any year.
  • THFM 3002-006 Special Studies: Approach to Directing
    • This is a new offering intended to provide an introduction for anyone interested in Directing
    • All Special Studies courses require permission but if you have Play Analysis or a dramatic studies course you will be admitted.
    • Contact us to register at 786-9955 or theatre@uwinnipeg.ca.

 

FALL/WINTER COURSES

  • THFM 2801 Theatre Production I
    • This is the basic introductory course to our production program.
    • If you want to actually work on productions, this is the course. Hands-on, fun and no prior experience necessary.
    • Pre-Requisite: None - May be taken in any year.
  • THFM 2502 Voice and Speech Skills
    • Highly recommended for performance students in 2nd year.
    • Pre-Requisite: None - May be taken in any year.

 

WINTER COURSES

  • THFM 2703 & ENGL 2703/3- Play Analysis
    • Space available in both the ENGL and THFM sections.
    • Meets the Humanities Requirement.
    • Pre-Req: None. Recommended for all Theatre and Film students in 2nd year.
  • THFM 2401 or HIST 2190 - Theatre History I (Greeks to Shakespeare)
    • This course is cross-listed and may also be taken as HIST 2190.
    • Meets the dramatic studies requirement.
    • Meets the Humanities Requirement.
    • Pre-Req: None. Can be used to meet the dramatic studies requirement for a theatre degree.
  • THFM 3002-001 Special Studies: CAD for Theatre
    • This is a special studies course in Computer Aided Drafting.
    • Recommended for all Design and Production students.
    • Pre-Req: Requires permission but if you have THFM 2801 or 2201 Intro to Produciton or Principles of Design you will be admitted.
    • Contact us to register at 786-9955 or theatre@uwinnipeg.ca.

 

Visit our Course Outlines Page for detailed information about the above.


ALL STUDENTS:

Declare your Major!
Online student planning won't work properly unless your have declared your major
along WITH a specified area of study such as film, acting, production, directing, etc.
See a student advisor to declare your major!

On a Waitlist?
Check Webadvisor and your UW E-mail regularly for updates!
You must respond within 3 days to waitlist invitiations!
After Sept 5, admission from wait lists will be entirely up to the course instructor
and so students are advised to attend the first class to speak with the professor.

Please note
All Special Studies, Practicum and Topics courses require departmental permission
but this is automatic for students with the pre-requisite or equivalent.
Interested students should call 204-786-9955 or e-mail the departmental advisor
for information on a specific course.


Film Students!
Remember: An Intro Theatre course (THFM 1001 OR THFM 1002) is required if you intend to major in film.


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