University of Surrey
Dance, Film, Theatre
The programme provides a research environment in which to understand, interrogate and experiment with the contemporary practices and historical evidence of dance, theatre or performance in their cultural contexts; research students undertake a wide range of projects utilising new methodologies and research fields within the disciplines, including work on popular culture, critical theory, embodiment, new histories and cultural difference; the 2 research weeks held each year (May and November) include keynote seminars, intensive study groups on current themes in dance, film and theatre research, research skills training and careful modelling of research outputs, including conference presentations and preparation of publications.
A good Honours degree and usually an MA in a relevant arts subject; non-graduates are accepted if qualifications and experience are relevant to a postgraduate degree; candidates submitting proposals that include practice-based research require evidence of appropriate experience and expertise in the respective area of practice; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 7.0.
These include both an extensive thesis and an oral viva with external examiners.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,735 per Academic year (overseas fees)||33 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Surrey||Guildford||GU2 7XH||South East|
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