Technical Theatre HND

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Perth (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • HND
  • Perth (Scotland)

The new Technical Theatre HND programme is an exciting course aimed at individuals seeking a practical qualification with training in lighting and sound systems, stage management and set construction. The HND builds on the HNC Technical Theatre in the first year which provides a skills base which is very vocational. You will have the opportunity to work with local theatre companies and on in-house performances and conferences. The HND year also has work placement opportunities with local venues and both years of students benefit from site visits in a variety of venues. Special features Use of an on-campus in-house performance theatre Opportunity to work with local theatres Well equipped facilities Expert practitioner staff A great blend of taught units Good local venues and events opportunities

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Crieff Road, PH1 2NX, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

IT Management
Construction Training

Course programme

Year 1 - HNC Mandatory units include: Stage Management Technical Theatre: Graded Unit 1 Stage Lighting: Rigging, Focusing and Operation Technical Theatre: Sound Technical Theatre: Set Construction and Painting Optional units may include: Technical Theatre: Lighting Design and Performance Technical Theatre: Sound Production Practice Technical Theatre: Audio Visual Technologies for Performance Year 2 - HND Units may include: Stage Management: Advanced Stage Lighting and Technology Stage Sound and Technology Portfolio Presentation Scenic Art and Construction Technical Theatre: Research techniques Technical Theatre: Professional Development Technical Theatre: Lighting design for performance Technical Theatre: Work Placement