Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University

Performing Shakespeare

This course is for students interested in the performance of Shakespeare and who want to study both original and contemporary practices of Shakespeare's theatre; the course uses traditional and practice-based research methods for learning and offers a degree with choice of thesis project, written or practice-based.

Entry requirements

Students have a proven academic and professional profile; students should have a good 1st degree and some knowledge and experience of theatre, acting and Shakespeare; students are asked to demonstrate foundational skills and knowledge through an audition, interview or both; overseas students may be asked to send a recorded audition.

Course modules

Modules include: research methods and Shakespeare studies; Shakespeare in play and practice 1; Shakespeare in play and practice 2; Shakespeare and the globe; performing Shakespeare thesis.

Assessment methods

Assessments are varied and include essays, literature reviews, written documentation of work, presentations, portfolios, workshops, performances, written evaluations, reviews, rehearsal and practice blogs, written dissertations, practical dissertation projects, critical play reviews, and similar models of assessing skills and learning.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,755 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,755 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,755 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,755 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,755 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,378 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,378 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,378 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,378 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,378 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newton Park Campus Bath BA2 9BN South West

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