- Circuit distribution systems.
- Lighting Paperwork including technical packages for theatres.
- Cabling and patching procedures.
- Head Electrician duties for sessions including lighting hang, focus, cueing, rehearsals and the run of an event.
- Gels, filters, templates and other accessories.
- Concepts of stage lighting design.
Students will receive 1 to 1 1/2 hours of lecture/demonstration followed by 2 1/2 to 3 hours of lab that includes independent & group work and one-on-one instruction.
Students are expected to be self-motivated and to demonstrate professionalism, which includes active participation, good attendance, punctuality, effective collaboration, and the ability to meet deadlines.
|Professionalism: 5 indicators X 2%||10%|
|In-class Quizzes X 3||30%|
At the end of the course, the successful student should be able to:
- demonstrate safe working procedures and precautions when dealing with theatrical luminaires, dimmers, patch and control systems
- demonstrate all procedures of a Head Electrician during a lighting hang, focus and related sessions
- demonstrate the use of the Power Law to calculate loading of circuits for theatrical lighting
- demonstrate an understanding of connection procedures for circuit cabling
- apply the basics of lighting design theory to a roadhouse situation
Recommended text: a text such as Carter, Paul Douglas. Backstage Handbook. Shelter Island, NY: Broadway Press.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
These are for current course guidelines only. For a full list of archived courses please see https://www.bctransferguide.ca
|Institution||Transfer Details for STGE 1212|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||KPU ARTS 1XXX (3)|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU THTR 1XXX (2)|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU THTR 2XX (1)|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||DOUG STGE 1202 (2) & DOUG STGE 1212 (2) = UBCO THTR 150 (3) & UBCO THTR 1st (1)|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO ELEV 1st (2)|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||DOUG STGE 1212 (2) & DOUG STGE 1260 (2) = UBCO THTR 150 (3) & UBCO THTR 1st (1)|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||DOUG STGE 1112 (2) & DOUG STGE 1212 (2) = UBCO THTR 150 (3) & UBCO THTR 1st (1)|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||DOUG STGE 1207 (2) & DOUG STGE 1212 (2) = UBCO THTR 150 (3) & UBCO THTR 1st (1)|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV THTR 2nd (2)|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||No credit|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV THEA 1XX (2)|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC THEA 349 (1.5)|
|Vancouver Island University (VIU)||VIU THEA 1st (3)|