36 months
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18000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

On the Drama and Creative Writing course at the University of East Anglia you'll gain a thorough grounding in writing for stage and screen. Your stage and screen writing will be improved by getting to grips with the ins-and-outs of theatrical performance, while you become better able to analyse dramatic language by writing it yourself. 

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Overview

This unique Drama and Creative Writing degree at the University of East Anglia unites UEA’s strengths in creative writing and in drama to give you an exhilarating immersion in writing and performance 

You will have the opportunity to study all kinds of creative writing, with a particular focus on writing for theatre, cinema, television and radio. Alongside, you'll be exploring the practice, criticism and history of dramatic writing and performance. Your writing will be enriched by an awareness of theatrical and literary traditions from around the globe.  

You’ll take practical drama modules and you’ll have full access to our professionally equipped 200-seat Drama Studio. This firm grounding in acting, directing, and all other aspects of stagecraft will enable you to graduate as a writer with an instinctive feel for the world of theatre and performing arts.  

Careers

  • Scriptwriting  
  • Freelance writing  
  • Theatre and film  
  • Journalism  
  • Media  
  • Teaching  
  • Publishing  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scriptwriting and Performance
  • Introduction to World Dramatic Literatures
  • Applied Drama and Technical Skills
  • Theatre: Theory and Performance
  • Postwar British Drama
  • Analysing Film

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A LEVELS

  • ABB including Drama/Theatre Studies/English Literature or BBB with an A in the Extended Project
BTEC
  • DDM in an Arts/Humanities subject (usually Performing Arts) accepted.
SCOTTISH HIGHERS
  • AAABB including Drama, Theatre Studies or English Literature
SCOTTISH HIGHERS ADVANCED
  • BCC including Drama, Theatre Studies or English Literature
IRISH LEAVING CERTIFICATE
  • 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3 including Drama, Theatre Studies or English Literature
ACCESS COURSE
  • Pass the Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 30 credits at Level 3 and Merit in 15 credits at Level 3 including 12 credits in English Literature or Theatre Studies at Merit
EUROPEAN BACCALAUREATE
  • 75% with 70% in Drama, Theatre Studies or English Literature
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • 32 points including HL 5 in English or Theatre Studies
GCSE OFFER
  • You are required to have Mathematics and English Language at a minimum of Grade C or Grade 4 or above at GCSE.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Norwich

609 - 1044 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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