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Acting and Performance (3rd year entry) (subject to approval)

Queen Margaret University

Content

This exciting degree will combine intensive actor training with options that allow you to expand your skills to include areas such as community theatre, playwriting, directing, devising and creative
entrepreneurship. The rich and varied curriculum means that the course will not only provide a
distinctive and complementary course of actor training in the conservatoire tradition but will also provide you with the knowledge and skills required for the diverse range of ways in which you might wish to develop your career as an actor.

Year 3:
Advanced Acting: Skills/ Advanced; Acting: Text and Techniques/ Advanced; Acting: Screen and Media.

Year 4:
Showcasing Repertoire/ Honours; Performance Project; Creative Entrepreneurial Project; plus options that could include: Playwriting; Writing for Radio; Creativity with the Community; Drama and Education; Directing, Designing and Performing Shakespeare/ Directing, Designing and Performing Contemporary Plays; Devised Physical Theatre; Performance Art Practices.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements:
HND Acting and Performance or HND Musical Theatre. Final selection based on audition.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA/BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

W410

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management

Department

Drama and Performing Arts

SCQF Level

9/10

Website

www.qmu.ac.uk

Career Area

Performing Arts

Career Sectors