Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Performance Training

This programme is aimed at emergent theatre and performance makers wishing to advance their career as practitioners, instructors or critics. Students will hone their performance skills and enhance their knowledge of performance training processes. They will develop the confidence and ability to understand and analyse the nature of performance within a thriving artistic and research community.

Entry requirements

A good 2.1 or 1st Class Honours degree in an appropriate subject (e.g. theatre and performance, drama, dance, live or fine art, performance writing, etc.) or equivalent. Applicants will also need to provide evidence that they are ready to pursue the project they propose in their application. This will take the form of a sample of critical writing, and if relevant, documentation of relevant creative or professional practice. Applicants whose 1st language is not English, require proficiency in written and spoken English (normally a minimum test score of 6.5 for IELTS, or equivalent).

Course modules

Core modules: final major project; researching performance; training processes, doing; training processes, making. Optional modules: choreography lab 2, choreographic process and development; philosophies of training.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01752 585858