Explore narrative, physical and visual theatre, and text and cultural identity throughout your degree at University of Chichester. You will develop your performance skills and explore topics including performance, production, critical and cultural studies, business management and applied arts practice.
How you will learn
You will have a range of study options and contact hours throughout your Acting for Contemporary Theatre (Hons) degree. Your classes and contact hours will change each year.
In your first year at University of Chichester, you can expect to attend six hours per week of taught skills classes, at least four hours of rehearsals for third-year directing exercises, six hours of project classes, at least six hours of group rehearsal, two hours of lectures and seminars, and at least six hours of timetabled personal study and preparation. This makes up 30 hours per week.
On this Acting for Contemporary Theatre (Hons) course you will:
- Explore a variety of theatre settings.
- Discover theatrical contexts.
- Develop your performance skills.
- Learn to apply your business knowledge to the theatre industry.
- Have the option to undertakes placement with a range of theatres.
- Benefit from our professional industry partnerships throughout your studies.
- Access placement opportunities including roles at The Chichester Festival Theatre, Forest Fringe, Edinburgh Festival and more.
- Performance Skills (devised text & character)
- Production (postmodern)
- Performance Skills (post-dramatic theatre)
- Site-Specific Theatre
- Clown, Comedy & Mask
- Drama in Education
- Children’s & Young People’s Theatre
- The Body and Performance
- Gender, Sexuality & Theatre
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- UCAS 104-120 tariff points from A levels or combination with AS / EPQ / BTEC/ Cambridge Technical.
- You will need to attend an audition. You will present two prepared speeches, discuss your interests with staff, share ideas for making theatre and take part in a devising workshop. You will have the opportunity to meet current students over lunch.
- You will complete all four parts of the audition process, whichever degree you are applying for. You will meet and work with current students and members of staff and during the audition movement classes, workshops and your speeches.
- A Levels: BBB-BCC
- IB: 28 points
International14500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Chichester
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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