Scenic Design Certificate

Division: Fine Arts


This certificate in scenic design is designed to prepare the student in occupational competency in scenic design for theatre. To earn a certificate, the required courses must be completed as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 24 units.

THEA 100 CIntroduction to the Theatre3
THEA 161 CScenic Design for Theatre3
THEA 146 CScenic Painting3
THEA 143 CStagecraft3
THEA 160 CComputer Drafting for Theatre3
ART 182 CBeginning Drawing3
THEA 141 C Video and Projection Design for Theatre3
THEA 144 CLighting Design for Theatre3
Total Units24

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

OUTCOME 1: Upon completion of this certificate students will have entry-level knowledge in the career of Set Designer and should be able to demonstrate approaches to design from an industry-modeled level.

OUTCOME 2: Upon completion of this certificate students should be able to demonstrate competency in current gear and equipment used in the field of scenic design.