The NC in Technical Theatre aims to provide candidates with appropriate skills and knowledge in drama and theatre performance by providing a core set of Units and wide range of optional Units which can be tailored depending on delivery approaches and facilities. There is a blend of practical and technical work underpinned with theory and research work.
Mandatory units include: Technical Theatre in Context; Theatre Stage Lighting Operations; Theatre Stage Sound; Technical Theatre Production Operations; Technical Theatre Workshop Skills.
Students also complete 6 optional units.
No formal entry requirements. However, students will benefit from previous experience of a drama course or units (Higher, National 4 or 5 or equivalent) and will be expected to have a strong interest in and some previous experience of technical theatre and drama.
HNC Level Technical Theatre up to BA Technical Theatre within UHI or relevant employment.
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