BA(Hons) Drama and Acting

About this Course

  • Course Code: W490
  • Entry Year: 2018/19
  • Award Type: BA(Hons)
  • Course Name: Drama and Acting
  • Duration: Three years full-time; six years part-time
  • Campus: City Campus
  • Tariff Points: 112

The optional modules listed are those that are most likely to be available, but they may be subject to change.

Year one

You will study:

  • Introduction to Actor Training
  • Introduction to Physical Theatre
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Introduction to Performance Texts and Contexts.

Year two

You will study:

  • Acting for Stage
  • Devising Physical Theatre.

Plus two optional modules from:

  • Playwriting
  • New Shakespeares
  • Inventing Modernism.

Final year

You will study:

  • Final Year Project
  • Acting for Screen

Plus two optional modules from:

  • The Creative Writing Project
  • Avant-Garde Theatre
  • Contemporary British and American Drama.

The University continually enhances our offer by responding to feedback from our students and other stakeholders, ensuring the curriculum is kept up to date and our graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills they need for the real world. This may result in changes to the course. If changes to your course are approved, we will inform you.

This structure is for full-time students only. Part-time students study the same modules but the delivery pattern will be different.

It is the intention of the University to deliver the programmes/modules as published on this page.  To ensure our provision is kept relevant and current, the University may change, combine or withdraw programmes/modules in response to stakeholder feedback or limited demand.