Technical Theatre: Cosplay I

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Technical Theatre: Cosplay I is designed to provide students with the skills to create characters in the world of Cosplay. The courses explore the history, culture, and rules of Cosplay, as well as costume, makeup, wigs, and properties development and use. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Technical Theatre and the Associate in Arts, Fine Arts (AAFA), Emphasis in Theatre are also available.


Academic Plan Code: 
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Total credits required: 
Award notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
TEC111Clothing Construction (3) OR
THP206Introduction to Costume Construction for Theatre (4)3-4
THF115Makeup for Stage and Screen3
THP208Costume Play Solo Performance Practicum3
THP250Stage Properties3
THP251Safety Practices in Theatre and Film Production1
  • Demonstrate proficiency in properties construction, basic drafting, and hand and power tool usage. (THP208, THP250, THP251)
  • Demonstrate proficiency in hand sewing, basic pattern drafting, and machine sewing. (TEC111, THP206, THP208, THP250)
  • Take accurate measurements using industry standards. (THP206, THP208, THP250)
  • Research historical, cultural, and social rules of conventions and Cosplay for the effective creation and performance of a chosen character. (THP208)
  • Utilize shop tools for the creation of Cosplay costumes and props. (THF115, THP208, THP250, THP251)
  • Recognize shop roles and responsibilities including safety protocols. (TEC111, THF115, THP206, THP208, THP250, THP251)
  • Differentiate between various materials and hardware types and their uses. (TEC111, THP206, THP208, THP250)
  • Demonstrate the ability to select and employ proper techniques for application of makeup and the application, construction, and styling of wigs and hairpieces, appropriate to the needs of the project. (THP208, THF115)
  • Demonstrate foundational skills in design, technical, and performance practices for effective communication and personal expression across various artistic genres. (THP208)

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