The course offers a combination of two leading English and Drama departments with strong research cultures. The Drama Department's resources include a workshop, three major performance spaces (the Studio Theatre, the Boilerhouse, and the Handa Noh Studio), two rehearsal rooms equipped for performance and a digital studio. We are committed to the integration of theory and practice at all times. Our teaching emphasises experimental projects that test ideas. You will find your voice as a writer and develop your writing techniques. You will have the opportunity to experiment with different genres and forms of writing, with expert guidance and feedback on your work.
Drama Year 1: theatre and performance'making; theatre and culture. Year 2: theatre and performance'making 2; theatre and culture 2. Year 3: methods and processes; final year project; research seminar; culture and creativity. Creative Writing Year 1: introduction to creative writing (fiction, playwriting, poetry); why write (the history and theory of creative writing). Year 2: playwriting; fiction; poetry. Year 3: creative writing special focus; playwriting 2; fiction 2; poetry 2.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
- GCE A-level ABB-AAB
- Irish Leaving Certificates AABBBC
- European Baccalaureate 80%
- International Baccalaureate 32
- SQA Advanced Higher AB
- Course specific
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
- SQA Higher AABBB
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 69%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 95%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 94%
|Studying and working||5|
Total Coursework: 75%
Total Practical: 25%