Performance Studies Minor

The minor in performance studies offers training for students interested in pursuing the theories, methodologies, and techniques of performance to develop artistic and/or scholarly work in other primary disciplines across the University.

Minor Requirements (7 units)

All courses for SoC majors, minors, fields of concentration and distribution requirements must be completed with a grade of C- or higher and may not be taken P/N.

A maximum of the equivalent of 2 non-Northwestern academic units can count towards an SoC minor.

Introductory Courses (2 units)

Choose 2:

Course Title
PERF_ST 101-0Modes of Performance
PERF_ST 200-0Introduction to Performance Studies
PERF_ST 203-0Performance Culture and Communication

Additional Courses (5 units)

5 additional courses, of which at least 3 must be in the performance studies department. The remaining 2 courses may come from outside departments or related disciplines (as approved by the director of undergraduate studies).