EA218-5-FY-CO:
Contextual Studies II

The details
2019/20
East 15 Acting School
Colchester Campus
Full Year
Undergraduate: Level 5
Current
Thursday 03 October 2019
Friday 26 June 2020
15
03 April 2019

 

Requisites for this module
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Key module for

BA W411 Acting,
BA W83A Acting (International)

Module description

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.

Module aims

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

Module learning outcomes

- 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

Module information

No additional information available.

Learning and teaching methods

- Normally 2 hours of Contextual Studies lectures, seminars or tutorials per week except during acting priority weeks - Students are expected to use independent study for research, class preparation and for producing/preparing assignments. - Learning will be supported by appropriate screenings. - Formative feedback and tutor comments on essay and presentation evaluation reports

Bibliography

This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.

Overall assessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%

Reassessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Zois Pigadas and staff
East 15 Acting School

 

Availability
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External examiner

No external examiner information available for this module.
Resources
Available via Moodle
No lecture recording information available for this module.

 

Further information
East 15 Acting School

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