Drama and English Literature

University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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Join an exciting and challenging Drama & English Literature degree that will help you become a future industry leader. Develop the skills for Creative Arts, Performing Arts or literary careers. On our innovative Drama and English Literature degree, you'll be taught by world-leading academics and theatre practitioners. You spend half of your time at the Bathway Theatre - a specialist drama facility with six studios and a flexible theatre space - and half at Greenwich Maritime campus. As part of this course, you'll study literature, visual narratives, fiction and poetry. You can hone your performance skills through large-scale public productions and create your own Theatre Company in the final year. What you should know about this course

  • Enjoy regular field trips to theatre and arts venues in London as part of your learning.
  • Drama modules combine live performance and theory, developing your skills in performing, theatre making and public speaking.
  • English literature modules interpret the historical, social and cultural contexts in each text, including drama, visual narratives and fiction.
  • Connect and learn from industry professional throughout the degree.
  • Get the chance to perform, direct or produce a show at the world-famous Edinburgh Fringe. We take student-led productions every summer!

Course details

Modules

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 points
A level BCC
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSEs in English (language or literature) and maths at grade 4/C.

You must also attend an audition workshop.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Promising applicants will be invited to participate in an Audition Workshop.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees are set for 19/20 intake and may be subject to change for 20/21.
Drama and English Literature at University of Greenwich - UCAS