Staffordshire University

Acting and Screen Performance Staffordshire University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Gold

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Our Acting and Screen Performance degree combines practical workshops and theory to explore drama, theatre, and screen history as well as theatre production.

This degree creates skilled actors with the ability to work across all performance mediums, specialising in TV and film.

You'll also get to explore theatre production disciplines such as directing and theatre making.

Key features

  • 100% Overall Student Satisfaction (2016 National Student Survey)

  • Our lecturers have worked at the BBC, ITV, National Theatre, Royal Exchange (Manchester)

  • Strong working links with local theatres (Lime Pictures, New Vic, Regent Theatre)

  • Regular guest lecturers from the theatre industry.

  • Industry-standard technical facilities for productions.

  • Theatre visits to London, Stratford-upon-Avon and New York.

On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award:
BA (Hons) Acting and Screen Performance

Course details


Year 1 (Core) Explorations in Acting and Performance, The Actor as a Collaborator, Movers and Shakers.
Year 2 (Core) Play Production: Acting, Acting for Recorded Media, Heightened Text, Explorations in Rehearsal.

Assessment method

This course consists of a combination of acting workshops and studio-based theory. Assessment is through presentations, productions, coursework or take-away papers – there are no formal exams.

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 W431
Institution code S72
Campus name Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 112 points We use UCAS points in our offer making and welcome a wide range of qualifications.

Additional entry requirements



All applicants are individually assessed by workshop interview process.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £11,100 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Provider information

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Staffordshire University
College Road
Stoke on Trent

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