• This is only a sample academic plan. Some CSU majors may have additional required or recommended courses for transfer. Please see a counselor to create a customized My Academic Plan (MAP) that will best meet your specific academic goals.

Sample Academic Plan for Designers and Technicians

Semester 1
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUNITS
WR 1College Writing 1A24
MATH 10*Introduction to StatisticsB43
TA 1 or 2ActingC1 & Major3
TA 51,61,62,63,64, or 65Technical Theatre Practicum (up to 3 units)Major1
Learning & Self DevelopmentLifelong Learning and Self Development GE CourseE3
Semester 2
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUNITS
Critical ThinkingCritical Thinking GE CourseA33-4
TA 22, 25 or 25HIntroduction to Theatre or Theatre History IC1 & Major3
Social ScienceSocial Science GE CourseD3
TA 44StagecraftMajor3
TA 51,61,62,63,64, or 65Technical Theatre Practicum (up to 3 units)Major1
Summer
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
COMM 1Communication FundamentalsA13
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUNITS
TA 41,49, or 53Stage Design or Stage ManagementMajor3
TA 51,61,62,63,64, or 65Technical Theatre PracticumMajor1
TA 52Stage Management Seminar3
HumanitiesHumanities GE CourseC23
Physical SciencePhysical Science GE CourseB13
Science LabPhysical Science LabB31
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUNITS
TA 40 or 42Design CourseMajor3
TA 51,61,62,63,64, or 65Technical Theatre PracticumMajor1
TA 73 or 76Scene Shop or Costume ShopMajor3
Life ScienceLife Science GE CourseB23
PS 1American Government D3
HIST 20 or HIST 21American History CourseD3
  1. Students can take Math 10 or any other math course that meets the CSU math transfer requirement.    

*Students may be eligible for one or more AA/AS/AA-T/AS-T degrees if they complete a GE transfer pattern, have specific courses, and have 60 transferable units. Please see a counselor for degree options and advisement.