University of Chester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Our curriculum reflects the nature of work within the theatre, which requires technical competence, artistry and creativity, and will encourage you to develop into an independent, reflective practitioner.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University of Chester's Website.
You will be assessed in a variety of ways, including solo and ensemble performances, reflective journals, research essays, presentations and oral assessments.
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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!
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|Campus name||University Centre Shrewsbury|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
|A level||BCC - BBC||Including A-level Drama and Theatre Studies, Performing Arts or Performance Studies|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||BTEC in Performing Arts|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diploma (Drama), to include 45 credits at level 3, 30 of which must be at Merit|
|Scottish Higher||BBBB||Including Drama and Theatre Studies, Performing Arts or Performance Studies|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points||Including 5 in HL Theatre Arts|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3||Including Drama and Theatre Studies, Performing Arts or Performance Studies|
It is beneficial but not necessary to have studied Drama or Performance at A level or equivalent. However, some level of dance experience or an aptitude to dance is essential and will be part of the audition process. A Level General Studies accepted; Welsh Baccalaureate accepted alongside A Levels/BTEC/OCRs Interview/Audition: Applicants will be invited to an audition and interview
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|