THR 210 Theater History I (Ancient Greeks - 1750)

This course is a history of theater course and will focus on the time periods of Ancient Greece through to 1750. Students will read plays from each era of theater history studied and will research the life of work of each playwright read. There is a strong lecture component to this course coupled with a written assignment for each play assigned. There will be an exam for each section of the course material divided by period and will culminate with a major research based project at the end of the course. PREREQUISITE(S): ENG101 and THR101