B.A. Drama and Theatre

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)
Description

Combining the study of traditional theatre with performance practice, the Drama and Theatre BA from University of Kent develops your skills and creative vision for a career in the theatre profession.

Important information

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Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
Canterbury
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Drama
Theatre
Performance
University

Course programme

Course Content Course structure
  • The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.
Stage 1

Possible modules may include:

  • Modern Theatre: A Theoretical Landscape
  • Texts for Theatre
  • Stagecraft
  • The Empty Space

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage

Stage 2

Possible modules may include:

  • Acting
  • Victorian and Edwardian Theatre
  • Shakespeare's Theatre
  • Popular Performance
  • European Naturalist Theatre & Its Legacy
  • Physical Theatre 1
  • Site Specific Performance
  • European Theatre from 1945
  • Puppet and Object Theatre
  • Theatres of the Past 1: the Classics
  • Filmmaking: Improvisation for Screen
  • Performance and Art: Intermediality from Wagner to the Virtuals
  • Introduction to Musical Theatre Dance
  • Theatre and Adaptation
  • Costume and Fashion

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage

Stage 3

Possible modules may include:

  • Performing Philosophy
  • Arts Internship
  • Independent Project
  • Theatres of the Past 2: the Moderns
  • Introduction to Stand Up
  • Creative Project
  • Physical Theatre II
  • Performing Lives: Theory & Practice of Autobiographical Theatre
  • Playwriting I: For Beginners
  • Cultural Policies in the British Theatre
  • The Shakespeare Effect
  • Applied Theatre
  • Performing Classical Texts
  • New Directions
  • Theatre & Journalism

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage