University of East London

University of East London

Theatre Directing

The programme combines academic study in performance with a practice-based approach to performance; students produce, perform and direct a range of work while undergoing a professional programme in actor training; each year, a different theatre company acts as a mentor for the staging performance module taking students through the whole process of directing and producing a production from its inception right up to the performance.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree in theatre / performance studies or related subject and any relevant professional experience. Interview required. Overall IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing and Speaking; minimum 5.5 in Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

Course modules

Director training (core); performance laboratory (core); staging performance (core); research methods (core); dissertation (core).

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on performance and critical reflection.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,860 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,860 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,860 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,860 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,860 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,310 per Module (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,310 per Module (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,310 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,310 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,310 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Square Stratford Newham E15 1NF South East

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