University of Kent

University of Kent

European Theatre

This course allows students to explore creative practices and processes in contemporary European theatre, theatre systems, performance aesthetics, and their histories. Students become familiar with current conceptual and theoretical paradigms of European theatre: from mise en scène, postdramatic theatre and the links of European theatre with European philosophy. Further optional modules allow specialisation in areas such as creative producing, production dramaturgy, and theatre criticism, but also in interdisciplinary fields such as continental theory and philosophy, political activism, and law and humanities.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree or better, usually in a relevant humanities subject. Alternatively, candidates with relevant experience in the industry may be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: European theatre and dramaturgy; thinking theatre: theories and aesthetics of performance. Optional modules include: creative producing and dramaturgy; theatre criticism; dramaturgy casebook; theories of art in modern French thought; psychoanalysis and literature; law and humanities; resistance and politics; postcolonial cultures, and others.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time GBP 15,380 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Part-time GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time GBP 7,690 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

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