Drama, Theatre and Applied Performance (Top-up)

Newman University, Birmingham

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

TEF Silver

Newman University, Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This course will enable you to convert your foundation degree or HND to a full BA (Hons) degree so you can progress your career within the field of Drama, Theatre and Applied Performance. Top Up Drama at Newman offers you opportunities to:

  • take part in a major production, performed at a professional venue such as the REP Theatre, Midlands Arts Centre or The Crescent Theatre
  • develop your understanding and expertise in the field of Applied Drama
  • study how great dramatists have structured their work, and then have a go at writing your own script
  • work on either a practical or written dissertation in which you can explore whatever excites and intrigues you most!
Our performance facilities ensure students devise, rehearse and perform in an appropriate environment.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeW40A
Institution code N36
Campus nameNewman University
Campus codeN

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted

All applicants will need to have 120 credits at level 4 and 120 credits at level 5 in a relevant Foundation Degree or HND.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.newman.ac.uk/single-and-joint-honours/3468/drama-full-time-top-up-award#tab-entry

Additional entry requirements

Audition

All applicants will be invited to prepare a short audition piece.

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Whole course
Channel Islands £9250 Whole course
England £9250 Whole course
Northern Ireland £9250 Whole course
Scotland £9250 Whole course
Wales £9250 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fees shown are for 2020/21 academic year. The University will review tuition fees and increase fees in line with any inflationary uplift as determined by the UK Government, if permitted by law or government policy, on enrolment and in subsequent years of your course, where applicable. It is anticipated that such increases would be linked to RPI (the Retail Price Index excluding mortgage interest payments. Additional cost information associated with undergraduate degrees can be found at https://www.newman.ac.uk/knowledge-base/additional-costs-for-undergraduate-courses/

Provider information

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Newman University, Birmingham
Genners Lane
Bartley Green
Birmingham
B32 3NT


Clearing contact details

Admissions

01214761181

01214761196

Course Clearing information

Additional information

We will be on the phones and online from 7am-5:30pm Thursday 13th August, 8:30am-5:30pm Friday 14th August 8.30am-1.00pm Saturday 15th August and back again at 8:30am Monday 17th August all through the week between 8:30am-5:30pm. We will also be on social media (Facebook, Twitter and WhatsAp?) and have a LiveChat facility on the website to ask questions and receive offers of a place at Newman University (subject to verification of meeting entry requirements). Out of office hours - 24 hour answerphone


Course contact details

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Our friendly, helpful Admissions team

0121 476 1181 (3662)

0121 476 1196

Drama, Theatre and Applied Performance (Top-up) at Newman University, Birmingham - UCAS