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Swarthmore College    
College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  Feb 25, 2018
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

THEA 004A. Set Design

This course will focus on set design and introduce methods that apply to designing for stage. In class, we will take a look at the set designer's responsibilities as an artist and collaborator and explore the relationship between text, concept, and production in addition to learning the basic skills of drafting and model making. In addition, we will discuss the relationship between scenery, costumes, and light in performance. A lab component of this class will include an introduction to computer drafting and additional information about materials used for stage construction. The course is designed to serve all students regardless of prior experience in theater production.
Fulfills a general requirement for all theater majors and minors.
1 credit.
Spring 2018. Saunders.
Spring 2019. Saunders.
Spring 2020. Swanson.

Catalog chapter: Theater  
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Check the Spring 2018 Schedule of Courses