University Centre Peterborough

BA (Hons) Performing Arts University Centre Peterborough Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Anglia Ruskin University


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Course summary

The Performing Arts degree will have a strong focus on movement and physicality and explores an interdisciplinary approach, fusing and connecting movement/dance, new media techniques, physical theatre and contemporary theatre practice. The course is designed to help you become a practitioner of physical theatre with you choosing the specialist path, whether as a director, performer, designer or administrator. The course will be structured over 3 years with students working on an average of 6 modules a year. The course has a ‘learn by doing’ ethos and you will work on exciting modules, taught by industry experienced professionals and experts in Physical Theatre practices.

Course details


Year one core modules Performance Processes Studio Performance Performance Skills: Introduction Performance Skills: Vocabularies Digital Performance Performance Practices Year two core modules Making Performance The Body in Performance New Media Performance Performing Shakespeare Performance Skills: Composition Performance Skills: Adaptation Performance Writing Year three core modules Major Project Professional Practice Special Subject Performance and Identity Devising Performance Enterprise in the Creative Arts

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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

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Course code 7W73
Institution code P56
Campus name University Centre Peterborough
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

Unfortunately, UCP are currently unable to recruit International Students.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 88 points Required subjects:
3 A levels in related subjects (i.e. Theatre Studies or Performance Studies).

GCSEs required:
3 GCSEs at grade C or above in English, Mathematics and Science.

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 5.5 in each element

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8,000 Year 1
EU £8,000 Year 1
England £8,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,000 Year 1
Scotland £8,000 Year 1
Wales £8,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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

Provider information

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University Centre Peterborough
University Centre Peterborough
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