The Theatre minor is designed to be an enhancement to a major area of study and/or personal enrichment. The minor should be particularly attractive to students in the humanities (English), communication (Film, Journalism), and the arts (Music, Architecture). The minor may also be attractive to students who need to demonstrate a wide range of interests. For further information, contact Caitlin Osborne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Integrative Arts, B. A.
Integrative Arts is an interdisciplinary major available to students who desire a curriculum that crosses over traditional single discipline lines. The Integrative Arts student initially establishes an academic plan with the assistance of an approved adviser. The plan must contain a core component of 36 credits and an elective component of 19 credits. The two components combined must clearly illustrate that the plan has clarity, purpose, and cohesion. For the B.A. degree in Integrative Arts, a minimum of 124 credits is required. For additional information please visit www.altoona.psu.edu/inarts.
Dance Studies Minor
The Dance Studies Minor is designed for students interested in furthering their study and exploration of the many areas of dance; the various techniques--Ballet, Modern, Jazz, the Creative Process and Performance, and Movement Theories. It is also designed to enhance various career opportunities for those majoring in areas such as Integrative Arts, Education, Business, Psychology, and others. Optional directions include areas such as dance therapy and dance medicine with graduate study, or performance, teaching, production, studio or company management, and choreography. Twenty-one credits are required for completion of the minor with a minimum of 7 credits at the 400 level. For additional information please visit www.altoona.psu.edu/dance