Bachelor of Fine Arts, Theatre Transfer

Bachelor of Fine Arts – Theatre Transfer

  • Program Length 
    1 Year
  • Credential 
    Transfer Program
  • Options 
    Transfer Program
  • Location Offered 
    Nanaimo


The Program

Students can complete up to two years towards an undergraduate degree at VIU and apply to the University of VictoriaUniversity of British Columbia, or Simon Fraser University for two more years of study. Most Canadian universities will accept VIU’s courses. Students intending to transfer should check with the receiving institution. VIU also offers a two-year Technical Theatre diploma program.

Program Outline

Year 1

Credits

THEA 105 - (Fundamentals of Acting I)

3

THEA 106 - (Fundamentals of Acting II)

3

THEA 111 - (Intro to Theatre I)

3

THEA 112 - (Theatre History I)

3

THEA 150 - (Theatre Stagecraft I)

3

THEA 151 - (Theatre Stagecraft II)

3

Degree English Requirement

6

Two Electives

6

Total Credits

30

Year 2

Credits

THEA 211/212 - (Theatre from French Classicism to the Present I and II)

6

THEA 250 - (Intermediate Stagecraft I) and/or
THEA 205 - (Intermediate Work in Acting I)

or 6

THEA 251 - (Intermediate Stagecraft II) and/or
THEA 206 - (Intermediate Work in Acting II)

or 6

Electives (to make up a total of 30 credits)

12 to 18

Total Credits

30

Updated 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Admission Requirements

Start Date and Application Deadline

The program starts in September and applications are accepted between the first business day in October, and March 31. For further information regarding late applications and program contacts check the Program Availability List.

Domestic Fees | International Fees

Domestic Fees

Tuition Fee Schedule

When applying to the program, applicants will be charged a non-refundable application fee.

When applying to graduate, students will be charged a non-refundable graduation and alumni fee.

Some courses have additional fees to pay for extraordinary class–related expenses.

Fee Table Example - 33 credits*

Amount

Tuition (33 credits x $144.86 per credit)

4,780.38

Student Activity fee (33 credits x $5.79 per credit)

191.07

Student Services fee (33 credits x $6.4 per credit)

211.20

VIU Students' Union fee (8 months x $19.12 per month)

152.96

Health and Dental Plan fee ($275 per year)

275.00

Approximate yearly cost for books and supplies

700.00

Total

6,310.61

Notes

* Students taking private music instruction courses should add additional tuition, Student Activity fees, and possibly Student Union fees. Please refer to the Private Tuition schedule.

The above table is based on 33 credits. Students taking more than, or less than, 33 credits should adjust their fees accordingly.

The Health and Dental Plan fee is in effect only for full–time students at the Nanaimo Campus.  

All fees are subject to change without prior notice.

International Fees

Tuition Fee Schedule

When applying to the program, applicants will be charged a non-refundable application fee.

When applying to graduate, students will be charged a non-refundable graduation and alumni fee.

Some courses have additional fees to pay for extraordinary class–related expenses.

Fee Table Example - 33 credits*

Amount

Tuition (2 semesters x $7620 per semester)

15,240.00

Ancillary Fee (2 semesters x $374.4 per semester)

748.80

VIU Students' Union fee (2 semesters x $76.48 per semester)

152.96

Health and Dental Plan fee ($275 per year)

275.00

Approximate yearly cost for books and supplies

700.00

Total

17,116.76

Notes

The above table is based on 15 credits or less per semester. Additional fees of $635.00 per credit will be applied if taking more than 15 credits per semester.

* Students taking private music instruction courses should add additional tuition, Student Activity fees, and possibly Student Union fees. Please refer to the Private Tuition schedule.

The above table is based on 33 credits. Students taking more than, or less than, 33 credits should adjust their fees accordingly.

The Health and Dental Plan fee is in effect only for full–time students at the Nanaimo Campus.  

All fees are subject to change without prior notice.

Updated
Saturday, April 1, 2017
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