Diploma in performing art
The discipline of performing arts is generally defined as a combination of drama, music and dance practices. Majoring in performing arts as opposed to majoring in a single one of these three disciplines involves study that integrates these overlapping interests. The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Performing Arts, for example, is a general degree program which may require students to gain integrated skills in drama, music and dance, or may allow for a concentration in one of the three.
Degree in Performing Arts
Majoring in performing arts involves study that integrates the overlapping fields of drama, music and dance practices. Even when students specialize in one of the three areas, they will take courses in the other performance arts disciplines as well. A performing arts B.A. program may include courses in the following subject areas:
Dance and culture