Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Contemporary Performance Making

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.

Entry requirements

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).

Course modules

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

Sponsorship information

Financial support: students applying before May are eligible for AHRB support - a research Preparation scheme and a professional preparation scheme; and small bursaries are also available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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Brunel Course Enquiries
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01895 265599