Drama and Performance South Gloucestershire and Stroud College


Awarded by: University of Gloucestershire

This degree is taught in the vibrant city of Bristol, which has a long established history of theatres and performing arts. The Drama and Performance degree offers opportunities for students in the practical and academic understanding of the key areas of performance practice. The course considers and explores the developments of genres, styles, practitioners and performance techniques, from the past to the modern day, relating the influences each new era brings to the contemporary theatre scene. With a strong emphasis on devising original work, this dynamic degree offers students the opportunity to explore their potential as a theatre professional. Our emphasis is on learning through practice underpinned by theoretical understanding of key theories and practitioners, students will work towards regular performances. The School of Performing Arts has a 250 and an 80 seated theatre, along with specialised classrooms ranging from acting rooms to dance studios. The degree has an emphasis on coursework and performances. On completion of this Foundation Degree the majority of students progress onto the BA(Hons) top-up year to complete the full degree.

  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

  • Study mode


  • Location

    WISE Campus

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    2 years

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 code 62W9
Institution code S55
Campus name WISE Campus
Campus code W

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points 96 UCAS points from a variety of Level 3 qualificaitons

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,500 Year 1
England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

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