View of the set of the Rocky Horror Show
Lighting for Rocky Horror Picture Show, Nov. 1, 2019. Macalester College.

Minor Requirements

The Performance Design and Technologies minor consists of 24 credits. For those pursuing both the Theater and Dance major and the Performance Design and Technologies minor: electives for the minor must be different from courses counting for the major. Students must fulfill the following requirements:

Please note: THDA topics courses in design also count for this minor (for example: Sound Design, Digital Arts for Live Performance,  Model Building and Rendering, Intermediate Technologies of Performance, Dance and Performance Design). Check with your advisor to ask about specific courses.

For those pursuing both the Theater and Dance major and the Performance Design and Technologies minor: electives for the minor must be different from courses counting for the major.

To request that a given course count toward a major or minor requirement, students should submit the syllabus and explanation to the Department Coordinator for faculty consideration. This includes transfer and study away courses.

International Baccalaureate (IB) courses do not count toward the major or minors. Higher level (HL) IB courses may be submitted to the registrar for college credit consideration.