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BA Drama and Screen Studies
Explore theatre and film history and theory, alongside practical courses in film-making.

BA Drama and Screen Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

Grades ABB including an essay-based subject such as English Literature, History or Politics.

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades BBB including an essay-based subject such as English Literature, History or Politics.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
20 / 85
How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Take advantage of the opportunities offered on the Drama programme, but focus more specifically on the study of film and television.
  • Study units on theatre and film history and theory, as well as practical courses in film-making.
  • Tailor your studies as you progress; select from our breadth of course units to expand both your theoretical and practical understanding of screen and stage.
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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Jamie Clark
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 4987
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/drama/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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