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Theatre and Film

Queen Margaret University

Content

You’ll learn about the histories of theatre and cinema, and examine the key critical cultural and political debates. You’ll explore the spaces of the stage and studio, stage and screen performances and the genres, narratives and authorship of plays and screenplays.

Years 1:
Introduction to Film Studies; Text and Performance 1 and 2; Narrative and Representation; The Origins of Theatre; Media Production 1.

Year 2:
Film and Creativity; Space, Performance and the Spectator; Theory, Drama & Audiences; Film Genre; British Theatre Since 1945; Media Production 2.

Year 3:
Contemporary Hollywood; Contemporary Scottish theatre; Theatre in Debate; Independent Research Project; plus three options.

Year 4:
Modernity on Screen; Dissertation (general, video, screen writing or photography); Creative Entrepreneurship; plus two options.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at AABB (standard entry) or BBBB (widening access entry) preferably including English, Drama or Media plus English and preferably Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.

For entry to year 2 you must have 2 relevant Advanced Highers at BC plus Highers at BB (in different subjects)

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA/BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

WW46

Course Length

3 - 4 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

Arts Administration

Community Arts

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