Theatre and Drama BA (Hons)

This Theatre and Drama degree invites you to explore theatre-making. You'll integrate practise and theory, work with play texts and devise and link personal creativity with ensemble-based artistic collaboration. You'll investigate approaches, conventions and theories connected to theatre and drama through studio practice and academic research.

Our range of modules enables you to study acting, directing, theatre and performance histories and theories, voice and movement, devising, ensemble practice, theatre production, applied drama, practice as research, and more. The flexible nature of our drama degree means you can focus on your interests and career goals.

Studying drama in Cardiff, you'll benefit from being in the centre of a booming arts industry, from television production to independent arts venues. So, you'll be surrounded by countless opportunities during and after your drama course.

BA (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

Workshop/Interview

You will be asked to take part in a group workshop (around 2 hours) which will guide you through a range of performance activities including the creation and devising of work and text based activity. The workshop will include some discussion and you will also have a chance to ask questions. This will be followed by your group interview.

You don't need to prepare anything but please wear comfortable clothes that you can move in/work practically in.

Typical A-Level Offer - BCC - CDD to include a relevant art and design subject (this is equivalent to 104-80 UCAS tariff points).

Typical Welsh BACC Offer - Pass the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma with Grade C/D in the Skills Challenge Certificate and BC - CD at A Level with a relevant art and design subject (this is equivalent to 104-80 UCAS tariff points).

Typical BTEC Offer - BTEC Extended Diploma Distinction Merit Merit - Merit Merit Pass in a relevant subject (this is equivalent to 112-80 UCAS tariff points).

Typical IB Offer - Pass the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 29 overall including 5 or above in English at standard level

Typical Access to HE Offer - Pass the Access to HE Diploma with a minimum of 80 UCAS tariff points

Additional Requirements - GCSEs: The University normally requires a minimum 5 GCSEs including Mathematics/Numeracy and English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above, or their equivalent, but consideration is given to individual circumstances.

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