University of Chester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Musical Theatre Performance

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Course summary

This exciting course has an emphasis on practical training, and this embodied knowledge is supported by engagement with theoretical studies. It will prepare you for the dynamic and diverse nature of the industry, giving you opportunities to develop your leadership skills, including directing, choreographing, sound and lighting design and producing a show. The course makes use of extensive acting and dance studio spaces, a 420-seat theatre, gym, library and ICT facilities. During the course you will also be able to access a well-resourced music suite, which includes practice rooms, an Apple Mac studio, recording studio and rehearsal spaces.

Course details

Modules

For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.

Assessment method

You will be assessed in a variety of ways including: performance work in singing, acting and dance; studio and theatre performances; submission of essays and reflective journals; presentations and oral assessments.


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application codes

Course code:
T649
Institution code:
C55
Campus name:
The Hammond
Campus code:
H

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please note that the Welsh Baccalaureate and General Studies A Level will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs. Audition will be part of the selection process. It is beneficial but not necessary to have studied Drama or Performance at A Level or equivalent. However, some level of dance is essential and will be part of the audition process.


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

The University may increase these fees at the start of each subsequent year of your course in line with inflation at that time, as measured by the Retail Price Index. These fee levels and increases are subject to any necessary government, and other regulatory, approvals.
Musical Theatre Performance at University of Chester - UCAS