Contextual Studies II
East 15 Acting School
Undergraduate: Level 5
Thursday 03 October 2019
Friday 26 June 2020
03 April 2019
Requisites for this module
BA W411 Acting,
BA W83A Acting (International)
This is a compulsory second year course for students on the BA Hons Acting programme. The module examines how changes in society are reflected in theatre.
To encourage students to:
- develop the ability to present, discuss and defend ideas in seminar and written contexts
- consider how theatres reflect their own era
- gain an understanding of the relevance of commedia and other theatres to contemporary practice
- Clear grasp of subject matter set
- Evidence of research to support arguments/ideas
- Use of appropriate language in written work and presentations
- Ability to structure ideas coherently
- Personal progression (extending range, willing to take risks)
- Ability to understand theories and apply to practice-based projects
No additional information available.
- Normally 2 hours of Contextual Studies lectures, seminars or tutorials per week except during acting priority
- Students are expected to use independent study for research, class preparation and for producing/preparing
- Learning will be supported by appropriate screenings.
- Formative feedback and tutor comments on essay and presentation evaluation reports
This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Zois Pigadas and staff
East 15 Acting School
No external examiner information available for this module.
Available via Moodle
No lecture recording information available for this module.
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