Full course name: Drama and Theatre Studies AS
Year running: 17/18
Awarding body: AQA
If you enjoy being on stage, Drama and Theatre Studies is for you. The Sir Matthew Bourne Theatre is equipped with a sprung floor and has state of the art lighting and sound. You will benefit from workshops with professional companies, such as New Adventures; and have opportunities to go on theatre trips. Students create a rich and diverse mix of theatrical productions. The performance space enables students to produce and present work to a high standard.
You will study Physical Theatre, Characterisation Work and Improvisation, as well as Choreography and Contemporary Techniques.
To do this course you will need to meet our entry requirements.
A Level Drama and Theatre Studies is assessed through external exams, coursework and practical work.
This subject is widely accepted at university and students have found it beneficial when applying for traditional academic subjects such as Humanities and Social Sciences, as well as Performing Arts and Media.