Bath Spa University

Performing Arts Bath Spa University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Silver

Bath Spa University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This Performing Arts course is designed to give you industry knowledge and a professional outlook. You’ll work as a member of a professionally-run, contemporary theatre company, creating and promoting your own work and touring it around a range of venues.

We’ll extend your knowledge of collaborative work, through the in-depth study of individual creative practice. You’ll contextualise performing arts practice with an academic and reflective environment, developing a critical framework which will enhance your own practice.

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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 7Y2Q
Institution code B20
Campus name University Centre Weston
Campus code C

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information

You should have successfully completed a related Foundation Degree/HND, ideally obtaining an overall grade average of 50% in the second year of the course. All applicants will be interviewed and auditioned.

If you intend to progress onto a PGCE (Teacher Training) course at a later stage students will also need GCSEs at Grade C or above in Maths and English (and for Primary teaching Science) ideally before you apply for the PGCE course.

Additional entry requirements


If your application meets our basic entry requirements, you’ll be invited to an audition day. These usually last from 10am - 5pm, and we invite a number of applicants along so we can see how you work in groups. The audition days are structured around workshops which will cover approaches to performance and improvisation/devising. You may also be asked to complete a short piece of written work. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to ask any questions you have. You should wear comfortable clothing, suitable for movement.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,950 Year 1
England £7,950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,950 Year 1
Scotland £7,950 Year 1
Wales £7,950 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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Bath Spa University
Newton Park
Newton St Loe

Clearing contact details

Admissions Office

Course contact details

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Bath Spa Admissions Team