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DRAMA 401 A: Majors Seminar

Meeting Time: 
Th 1:30pm - 2:20pm
HUT 130
Eloise Boyle

Syllabus Description:

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DRAMA 401 — Drama Majors Seminar

Winter 2019

School of Drama—University of Washington

Thursdays, 1:30pm-2:20pm Hutchinson 130


Professor: Dr. Eloise Boyle            Office Hours: TBD

Office: 129 Hutchinson Hall                   e-mail:

Mailbox: 101 Hutchinson Hall               Office Phone: 206-543-4204

Drama majors develop a unique range of knowledge and skills during their time at UW. Our students are strong collaborators, creative thinkers, imaginative problem solvers and goal oriented. This course teaches drama majors to articulate and present their academic experience to prospective employers, chart a career path, and frame their expertise in order to create opportunities.

Topics to be covered include: Articulating your individual strengths, crafting your personal narrative, how to talk about your unique drama skills in an interview, marketing yourself, creating resumes, the value of taking risks, and exploring careers within and outside of the dramatic arts. 

Course Objective:
To help students understand the value of their BA in Drama and articulate the unique set of skills developed here through personal narrative, interviews, networking, and career exploration.

Catalog Description: 
A professional seminar featuring guest artists and career development specialists. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: W.
GE Requirements: 
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Last updated: 
August 2, 2019 - 9:03pm