In addition to Faculties of Graduate Studies and Arts requirements, the Department also specifies the following requirements:
All candidates must take a minimum of four full graduate courses, including Drama 605. All candidates must complete a thesis.
Courses required for specific specializations are described below:
a) Directing candidates must enrol in Drama 610, 647 and 649 in the first year.
b) Design/Technical candidates must enrol in at least four of the decimalized series that includes Drama 623, 625, 627 and 629. Candidates must complete, to the satisfaction of an examining committee, a portfolio and an oral review relating to their design work at the completion of the first three full courses. Details concerning the portfolio and procedures to be followed in case of failure are on file in the Department of Drama office.
c) Playwriting candidates must enrol in Drama 671 and 673 in the first year. Drama 647 and 649 are also required courses.
d) Theatre Studies candidates must enrol in Drama 647 and 649 in the first year.