Backstage Academy

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Bolton

Stage & Production Management

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Course summary

BA (Hons) Stage & Production Management at Backstage Academy is dedicated to delivering the next generation of stage and production managers for the live events sector, in areas as diverse as theatre, live music, concert touring, corporate and sporting events. Beginning with an in–depth study of traditional theatre based stage management techniques, you will then learn how to apply this knowledge across the breadth of live events. You will examine how the roles of stage and production managers develop from rehearsal to performance and tour, and study the ways in which your skills can be transferred to working on international events. The programme has been designed to give you an edge to succeed in a busy market place and is the first of its kind to be dedicated to the stage and production management of large scale events, concert tours, parades, fashion shows and conferences. You can watch a range of videos about this degree at Why Backstage Academy? Career-focused in Every Way _ Award-winning Student Experience (Student Experience Award, Educate North Awards 2020). _ A Campus in the Heart of the Live Events Industry _ Global Work Opportunities _ Award-winning Industry Partnerships _ Learn from Working Industry Professionals _ Highly-personalised Student Support The course is regulated by the Office for Students.

Course details

Assessment method

As well as traditional lectures, seminars and tutorials your learning will be enhanced with visits from guest speakers and masterclass seminars from industry experts, international case studies, workshops and more importantly opportunities to work on live projects as part of both practical modules and work placement; giving you unique insights and a thorough understanding of stage management, operating in international markets and in a range of sectors. Assessment is via a range of methods, from developing a portfolio of your work and skills, to practical assessment and research projects.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We do not currently accept international students.

Entry requirements

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Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

As part of our commitment to access and widening participation, we offer a range of bursary and additional financial support for prospective students. There is also a hardship fund available to eligible students who experience financial crisis. To find out more, please contact us on 01977 659880 or email [email protected]

Stage & Production Management at Backstage Academy - UCAS