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Humanities  Reference
Level 5
Hours: M-Th: 8am-9pm;
F: 8am-6pm; Sat:10am-6pm

801.422.4006
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About TMA 491

When taught: Winter

Prerequisites: TMA 322 and 325. BFA acting major status

Description:  Analyzing and considering interrelationships of ethical, aesthetic, and theological dimensions of creating and performing media arts and theatre texts.

Course outcomes:

Ethical Decision Making

Students will examine, define, and clarify the individual process of ethical decision making.

Moral Reasoning and Judgment

Students will develop improved moral reasoning skills and understand judgment processes for informed ethical decision making in the arts.

Personal Code of Ethics

Students will construct a personal ethical framework and make a commitment to ethical conduct as a professional in theatre and media arts and as a member of social communities.

Latter Day Saint Representation in the Arts

Students will compare and contrast examples of LDS representation in the arts and prepare to discuss their findings with industry professionals in an objective and informed way.

Performing Arts Librarian

Myrna Layton
Contact:
4431 HBLL
801-422-4334