Newman University, Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Drama at Newman is a richly diverse programme with three main strands:
- A performance element in which you will take part in productions, performed at professional venues such as the REP Theatre, Midlands Arts Centre and The Crescent Theatre
- Applied Drama, including Community Drama and Theatre-in-Education.
- a strand which traces the development of the art form and develops your critical thinking.
- You will work with professional theatre companies such as Big Brum Theatre in Education Company, and receive specialist training from professionals with particular expertise.
We pride ourselves on giving good academic and individual support to each of our students. Teaching is varied and assessment is much more than just essays and exams, involving presentations, productions and written work, essays, reviews and log books.
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||96 - 144 points||You must achieve at least 96 UCAS points including a minimum of CC at A Level or equivalent (e.g. MM at BTEC Diploma or MPP at BTEC Extended Diploma) towards the total tariff.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Students can achieve the requirements with a combination of Distinction, Merit and Pass grades at level 3 achieved from a completed Access course. 96 UCAS Points: D21-M3-P21; D18-M9-P18; D15-M15-P15; D12-M21-P12; D9-M27-P9; D6-M33-P6; D3-M39-P3; D0-M45-P0|
On enrolment this degree requires 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (or C) or above including English.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£5130||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£5130||Year 1|