Goldsmiths, University of London
Performance and Culture (Interdisciplinary Perspectives)
The course takes in diverse forms of theatre including multicultural and street theatre; and such practices as performance art; dance; ritual; site-specific performance and a wide range of hybrid forms; it leads students to explore performance as sociocultural process by using analytical principles from sociology; the sociology of culture; cultural theory; anthropology; history; philosophy; politics and semiotics; as well as theories of the theatre and performance; we have numerous links locally and internationally with a wide variety of theatres; companies and performers; there are 3 compulsory core courses which focus on a range of issues concerning performance as a sociocultural practice; they involve conceptual and theoretical material; their interweave and their relationship to performance; historiographical methodologies and textual issues; analysis of live performances; cultural difference ethnicity and cross-culturalism; questions to do with corporeality; alternative spaces and performance in terms of social inclusivity; a choice of options or independent study constitutes the 4th component plus a dissertation of 15-20,000 words.
1st degree of at least 2nd Class standard in a relevant discipline; graduates in an unrelated field considered subject to qualifying examination; non-native English speakers need a minimum score of 7.0 in IELTS.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||Lewisham||SE14 6NW||South East|
020 7078 5300