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Theatre Performance

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Marino College of Further Education

Marino College of Further Education
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Course overview

Course Code 5M5163 133
QQI Award Code 5M5163 Theatre Performance
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This course is designed to give you a foundation in a broad range of theatre practices to help develop your skills and confidence in performance techniques. A children's play at Christmas written by writer-in-residence Niamh Gleeson (Dear Frankie) and a classical play in spring at the Sean O'Casey Theatre form a major part of the course to enable learning in a friendly and professional atmosphere.

What will you Study?

Acting Skills and Technique
Performance Craft 5N4567
Theatre Performance
Script Writing
Theatre Studies 5N4571
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
Stage Management and Administration 5N1550
Work Placement
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Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
EPATP 5M5163

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