Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL105 - Beginning Acting

Students experience the various techniques involved in acting using body, voice, movement and character development. Activities include improvisation and scene development, with emphasis on participation and in class exercises using the Stanislavsky System of actor training. Students maintain weekly character observation journals and write two short papers on the Stanislavsky System. ENGL105 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement in The Arts, but is not a Liberal Arts course. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 100. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Occasionally.