University of West London

Course Introduction

This course encourages an intellectual and practice'based interrogation of both the work and 'workings' within musical theatre. It encourages the actor/singer to have a respect for the various demands of both written text and musical score.

Course Modules

Level 4: Movement studies 1; acting 1: improvisation; voice studies 1; musical theatre for actors 1; acting 2; textual studies 1 ; dance / choreography (additional studies); stage combat (additional studies). Level 5: Movement studies 2; acting 3; voice studies 2; musical theatre for actors 2; scene analysis; textual studies 2; dance / choreography (additional studies); stage combat (additional studies). Level 6: Public production 1; devised theatre project; public production 2; professional practice; research project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,350  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tariff 120-128
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC National Award
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR Certificate for IT Professionals
  • OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • OCR Diploma for IT Professionals
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Specialist Diploma