Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

Degree level: Undergraduate
UCAS Conservatoires
Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)

BA (Hons) Acting

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Course summary

BA (Hons) Acting is a three year full-time undergraduate course. We offer an exceptional environment in which to pursue a professional acting course. Our established teaching team is made up of highly experienced professional practitioners, who will help you develop the physical and emotional resources to enable you to respond to the wide ranging demands of the contemporary acting professions. We design our programme to equip you with the full range of knowledge and skills you need to succeed in theatre, film, television and radio. For more information, please see our website: http://www.rwcmd.ac.uk/acting

Course details

Principal study options

During the application and audition process, you must select which instrument(s) you wish to specialise in for the duration of your course. On this course, you can choose from the following options:

Single specialism

Only one instrument is studied. It may be possible to study a further instrument formatively, but this will not contribute towards the qualification.

Instrument/specialisms

For all courses, you must select at least one specialism from the 'primary' list. For those studying primary/secondary pathways, two instruments may be selected – one from the 'primary' list and one from the 'secondary' list. Joint pathway students may select any two instruments from either list.

Primary instrument/specialism

  • Drama Performance

How to apply

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

*If you are an international applicant, or you are applying for a postgraduate course, or are choosing certain assessment locations, the 'on time' deadline may be later in the year - please contact the conservatoire directly.

Application codes

Course code:
200F
Institution code:
R59
Campus name:
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Candidates for whom English is not a first language are required to demonstrate a level of fluency appropriate to professional acting training. This will be assessed at audition.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Selection is made on the basis of an audition process. Applicants must have completed or be in their final year of their A-Levels or an equivalent level 3 qualification prior to entry. Equivalent qualifications include Scottish Highers, BTEC National Diploma/Certificate, WBQ, International Baccalaureate, Advanced GNVQ, AVCE or Advanced Diploma (level 3), and recognised international qualifications.

Additional entry requirements

Audition


Assessment locations

In the event of a successful assessment, applicants may be invited for a further interview prior to being made an offer.

Remote assessment recordings may be accepted in the event that you cannot attend an assessment in person.

Single specialism assessment

LocationOn-time FeeLate Fee
Online£35£35
UKEC ChinaNo fee charged
China - ZL EstrellaNo fee charged

Joint principal specialism assessment

LocationOn-time FeeLate Fee
OnlineNot available at this location
UKEC ChinaNot available at this location
China - ZL EstrellaNot available at this location

Additional information

For more information, please see our website: http://www.rwcmd.ac.uk/auditions


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9000* Year 1
EU £23811 Year 1
England £9000* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000* Year 1
Scotland £9000* Year 1
Wales £9000* Year 1
International £23811 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

All International, EU & Channel Island tuition fees are subject to annual revision and are typically increased 3%-5%
BA (Hons) Acting at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama - UCAS