Drama, Theatre and Directing

University of Chichester

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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The BA (Hons) Drama, Theatre and Directing programme offers you a critical and historical insight into drama, alongside a creative and analytical process towards the making of contemporary theatre. The programme has an emphasis on new work, complimented by a strong awareness of the cultural and critical significance of dramatic practice, process and product across a wide spectrum of historical and social practices of theatre. The Chichester Festival Theatre provides an excellent frame for the study of established theatre practice, while you will be encouraged to make and perform your own work in a wide range of different and radical performance contexts. You will emerge with a confident understanding of the parallel disciplines of drama and theatre, together with a range of analytical and creative experiences designed to motivate careers in diverse contexts.

Course details


Unistats information

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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

*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 codeWQ43
Institution code C58
Campus nameBishop Otter Campus, Chichester
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 - 120 points An English A level at grade C or better.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 28 points

Additional entry requirements

Audition

Candidates will be asked to attend an audition day. You will present two prepared speeches, talk with staff about their interests and ideas for making theatre and take part in a devising workshop.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6
PTE Academic50

The standard entry requirement for this programme is IELTS 6.0 with no element lower than 5.5. However, you can begin your 3-year degree programme with IELTS 5.5. Our International Route allows you to take 4 credit-bearing modules in International English Studies (IES) as part of your first year studies. This means you study 4 modules in your chosen subject and 4 in International English. The IES Modules allow you to focus on personal language development and your use of English as an academic language. Then, at the end of your first year, you’ll have all the necessary language skills to transfer to full study of your main subject. If you have an IELTS score under 5.5 you can still begin a 3-year degree programme with us. In this case we provide a 5 or 10 week intensive Presessional Programme in English language and academic skills. For the 10 week Programme you’ll need IELTS 4.5, and IELTS 5.0 for the 5 week Programme.

Further details of our international entry requirements can be found on our website.

https://www.chi.ac.uk/international/entry-requirements/undergraduate-study-babscfdafdsc


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Drama, Theatre and Directing at University of Chichester - UCAS