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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Technical Production for the Performing Arts Industry

Set the stage for a creative, rewarding career in theatre.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

CODE TITLE CREDITS
Semester 1    
THET11322 Introduction to Scenic Construction
2
THET18448 Scenic Art Techniques and Colour Theory 2
THET16206 Sewing Fundamentals
2
THET15586 Introduction to Theatre Properties  2
THET16693 Fundamentals of Stage Lighting  2
THET13672 Audio Fundamentals
2
THET17370 Stagecraft and Production Techniques 5
THET14857G Technical Theatre History (Mandatory Gen Ed)
3
Total:   20
     
Semester 2    
THET16367 Rigging for the Performing Arts Industry 2
THET15288 Introduction to Technical Production 6
CADD12716 Fundamentals of CAD and Drafting Standards  3
CCGE General Education Course (Open) 3

Select 5 of the following courses:
 
THET10016 Scenic Construction Techniques 2
THET10261 Applied Scenic Art Techniques 2
THET18081 Costume Construction Skills  2
THET10082 Theatre Properties Techniques 2
THET19798 Stage Lighting Plots 2
THET12974 Introduction to Sound Design for the Performing Arts Industry 2
Total:   24
     
Semester 3    
THET20229 Technical Production 6
CADD28467 Advanced CAD and Drafting Standards 3
THET14998 Introduction to Set Design 2

Select 3 of the following courses:
 
THET26206 Scenic Construction Applications 2
THET24444 Scenic Finishes 2
THET24998 Introduction to Pattern Drafting 2
THET27545 Theatre Properties Applications 2
THET29402 Stage Lighting Equipment Applications 2
THET29599 Practical Application of Live Sound 2
THET26693 Stage Management Fundamentals 2
 THET24857 Technical Management Fundamentals 2
Total:   17
     
Semester 4    
THET25738
Advanced Technical Production
7
CCGE General Education Course (Open) 3

Select 3 of the following courses:
 
THET25288 Advanced Scenic Construction  2
THET20261 Scenic Architecture 2
THET24717 Applied Pattern Drafting Techniques 2
THET21044 Historical Property Applications  2
THET20172 Lighting Design and Projections
2
THET21473 Digital Audio 2
THET23796 Advanced Stage Management  2
THET24579 Advanced Technical Management
2
Total:
  16
     
Semester 5
   
THET11176 Employment Practices for the Performing Arts Industry
3
CCGE
General Education Course (Open)
3
THET38081 Production Management for the Performing Arts Industry 3
THET35288 Production Role 1 6

Select 2 of the following courses:
 
THET30049 Structural Design and Stage Technology 2
THET34178 Advanced Scenic Art Techniques
2
THET30016 Advanced Costume Construction
2
THET37545 Advanced Theatre Properties
2
THET30036 Advanced Stage Lighting Applications     
2
THET30025 Sound Recording for the Performing Arts Industry
2
THET35886 Stage Management for the Performing Arts Industry
2
Total:
  19
     
Semester 6
   
THET39014 Live Event Production
2
THET35586 Production Role 2
7
FLPL17028 Field Placement
7
Total:   16

Note: Courses subject to change.


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