Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Directing

This course has been launched to extend a great opportunity for trainee directors. Working in the heart of the festival city, there will be time to work with actors on all years of the BA Acting & English and the BA Acting for Stage & Screen courses. You'll be working on contemporary and classic texts, and working alongside trainee playwrights to create new work. You'll have dedicated industry-recognised mentors providing support throughout your training time and you'll be studying in one of the most culturally vibrant cities in the world.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) Degree at a 2:2 or above, ideally with a background in Drama or Humanities.

Course modules

The course is structured over 5 trimesters and, along with many opportunities to direct various projects and to assistant direct public shows, you will study:

•Dramatic Story and Structure
•Script Analysis
•Design and Metaphor
•Applied Directing
•Professional Preparation
•Festival Production

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MFA Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MFA Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,620 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MFA Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MFA Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MFA Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

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