Below is a sample 4-year plan for students pursuing the BGS in Theatre with concentration in Theatre, Culture & Society. To view the list of courses approved to fulfill KU Core Goals, please visit the KU Core website.

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking3Goal 2.1 Written Communication (Second Course, 2 Crs Required)3
Goal 1.2 Quantitative Literacy3THR 216, 220, or 224 (Two Courses Required, Major Requirement)2
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (First Course, 2 Crs required)3THR Theatre, Culture, & Society Elective (Major Requirement)13
THR 101 (Major Requirement)1Elective (Total Hours)3
THR 106 (Goal 3 Humanities, Major Requirement)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 Elective (Total Hours)1
 13 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 2.2 Oral Communication3Goal 3 Natural Science3
Goal 3 Social Science3THR 216, 220, or 224 (Two Courses Required, Major Requirement)2
THR 201 (Major Requirement)1THR 308 (Major Requirement)3
THR 215 (Major Requirement)3THR Theatre, Culture, & Society Elective (Major Requirement)13
Required Minor Course (BGS Requirement)23Required Minor Course (BGS Requirement)23
Elective (Total Hours)1Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
 14 17
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 4.1 U.S. Diversity3Goal 4.2 Global Awareness3
THR 525, 526, or 528 (Two Courses Required, Major Requirement)3THR 525, 526, or 528 (Two Courses Required, Major Requirement)3
THR 301 or 401 (Major Requirement)1THR Theatre, Culture, & Society Elective 300+ (Major Requirement)13
THR Theatre, Culture, & Society Elective 300+ (Major Requirement)13Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)23
Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)23Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
Elective (Total Hours)3 
 16 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics3Goal 6 Integration & Creativity3
THR Theatre, Culture, & Society 300+ Elective (Major Requirement)13THR Theatre, Culture & Society Elective 300+ (Major Requirement)13
Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)23Required Minor Course 300+ (BGS Requirement)23
Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective (Total Hours)3
BGS Career Prep Course (BGS Requirement)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Total Hours 120

Please note:

All students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are required to complete 120 total hours of which 45 hours must be at the Jr/Sr (300+) level.

The same course cannot be used to fulfill more than one KU Core Goal. However, overlap of a KU Core course with a major or degree-specific requirement is allowed. Overlapping is recommended to allow more opportunities to explore other majors and/or minors.