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BA Drama (Including Foundation Year)

BA Drama (Including Foundation Year)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The four-year BA Drama (including foundation year) includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of study. This course offers a rich combination of practical workshops, critical seminars and lectures, and employability opportunities delivered by an experienced team of playwrights, directors, and actors, as well as leading academic theatre specialists. Areas of exploration in our modules include, but are not limited to:Dramatic literature from Ancient Greek tragedy and Shakespeare, to modern plays from around the worldContemporary playwriting and devising techniquesStaging political ideas, human rights and social justice issuesGender, identity, orientation and sexual politics on stageCreating Applied Theatre in educational and community contextsEmergent trends in interactive performance-making and audience participation