Brunel University London

Course Introduction

The programme has a particular focus on preparing you for the challenging working conditions of today's cultural climate. Accordingly, in addition to training in traditional theatre and performance settings, the programme has a strong emphasis on producing work in less conventional and underground venues with limited facilities, and offers students guidance in building their own low'cost DIY interactive technologies if required.

Course Modules

Modules: exploring specialist options in performance directing, solo performance, and performance writing; digital performance technologies; approaches to performance/mise'en'sc'ne making; research methodologies; professional placement; dissertation (written/presentation'performance).

Course Additional Entry

A UK 1st or 2nd Class UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification usually in in theatre or a related arts discipline. Other qualifications and relevant professional or practical experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Applicants will be required to attend an interview. Entry criteria are subject to change. English language requirements: IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas); Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 65 per cent (min 60 per cent in all areas).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,300  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,700  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £3,650  Academic year. First year home fees