Wimbledon College of Arts, University of the Arts London

Wimbledon College of Arts, University of the Arts London

Theatre Design

The course is designed for students to: research practitioners past and present and form a distinctive view of their position in the discipline; collaborate with other postgraduate student directors, choreographers or other theatre makers to practice and test their abilities to negotiate and communicate at an advanced level; maintain an online research folio to develop a professional shop window for their ideas; to interrogate contemporary scenography through the established modes of industrial practice in set and costume design, though students may also investigate various specialisms in their studies, such as lighting, projection or sound; work closely with a mentor who challenges and advises students throughout the development of their final self-motivated action research project; specialist tutorial and technical support from across Wimbledon's theatre programme, focusing on the production and research in both industrial and academic contexts.

Entry requirements

Honours degree in theatre design, costume, set or lighting design, fine or live art, other forms of 3-dimensional visual design or making such architecture; study proposal; portfolio of work; alternative qualifications and experience will also be taken into consideration; IELTS level 6.5 or above if English is not an applicants 1st language, with at least 5.5 in reading, writing, listening and speaking (please check our English language requirements).

Sponsorship information

There will be 100 postgraduate scholarships available for home/EU taught MA students across University of the Arts London, for courses starting in 2013. All University of the Arts London graduating undergraduate students who are progressing onto a postgraduate course are entitled to a further £1,000 fee discount. International students applying to the MA Theatre Design course may be eligible to receive a CCW international scholarship. The scholarship will cover the full cost of the fees on this course for one student.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,230 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wimbledon College of Art Merton SW19 3QA South East

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