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Performing Arts (Theatre Design)

Atlantic Technological University

36 months
10500 EUR/year
250 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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With design skills classes, masterclasses from industry professionals, workshops and performances in our Black Box Theatre, this Performing Arts (Theatre Design) course from the Atlantic Technological University will equip you to make a start as a designer in theatre, film or television.


This Performing Arts (Theatre Design) course from the Atlantic Technological University prepares graduates for work in the expanding stage and screen industries. 

The emphasis is on developing imagination, creativity and visual awareness along with interpretive and collaborative skills. Specific disciplines include film, TV, dance, performance art and music video. You will collaborate with professional directors, prepare a portfolio of work and exhibit in the graduation exhibition.

Graduates with Performing Arts (Theatre Design) from Institute of Technology Sligo will develop skills in:

  • spatial awareness, visual research, text and character analysis, model-making, costume design, technical drawing and performance design. 
  • performance design disciplines, including visual research and awareness; text and character analysis; spatial exploration; costume design and model-making; technical drawing and digital imaging for stage and film. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Literature: The Critical Voice
  • Voice and Movement 
  • Greek Theatre
  • Experimental Literature, Drama and Writing
  • Facilitation and Drama
  • Modernism in Drama and Literature
  • Digital Media for Performing Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 4 grade Ds at Ordinary Level and 2 Grade C3s at Higher Level. 
  • Leaving Certificate subjects must include English or Irish. Mathematics is not required for this course. 
  • We require a minimum of 140 points for all Level 8 courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 EUR per year during 36 months.

Student Contribution Fee: €3000

Living costs for Sligo

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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