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Acting (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Penryn, United Kingdom
During the Acting (Hons) at Falmouth University, with an emphasis on self-reflection and the skills needed to succeed as a 21st century actor in a fast-moving industry, our practicing staff will help you develop your individual talents and support you in creating your own work.
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Programme Overview

During the Acting (Hons) programme at Falmouth University, you will:

  • Have access to green screen and motion capture facilities as well as collaborative opportunities with our School of Film & Television and Games Academy.
  • Attend performances and workshops led by world-class artists such as the Michael Grandage Company, WildWorks, Prodigal and Gecko Theatre.
  • Enhance your employability as we prepare you for a professional career in the acting industry.
  • Benefit from AMATA’s year-round performance programme which attracts top artists and performers from all over the world.
  • Showcase your work at the AMATA Festival at the end of your third year.
Focusing on industry practice, traditions and modern approaches, you’ll explore voice and language, physical expression, and imaginative and real interactions with space. You’ll also study affective, collaborative and ensemble approaches to creative acting and performing.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Actor’s Instrument
  • Performance, Culture & Contexts
  • Acting & Story
  • The Expressive Actor
  • Contemporary Performance Practices & Concepts
  • Acting & Character

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

We consider all applications on their own individual merit and potential. We invite all applicants to an interview day or audition to give them the opportunity to demonstrate this along with what inspires and motivates them in their field. Applicants will also be able to show their portfolio or give a performance depending on the course. We welcome applications from all subject backgrounds, whether you’ve specialised in STEM, the arts or humanities.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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