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Theatre Studies - Performance / Advanced Performance

Course Code(s):  5M5163
QQI Award Code:  5M5163 Theatre Performance
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Inchicore College of Further Education

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Course overview

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

Course Description

The two year full time course is designed to provide professional training to students interested in a career in theatre, film and television.

Students who have reached the required standard on the two year course, or who have equivalent accreditation, may apply for the one year Advanced Performance Course where they can achieve a full Level 6 QQI and Trinity College London ATCLS in both Speech and Drama and Musical Theatre.

What will you Study?

Acting
Voice
Classic and Contemporary Theatre
Singing
Dance
Classical and Musical Theatre
Movement
Mime
Improvisation, including Theatre Sports
Text Analysis
Mask
Commedia dellArte
Stage Combat
Theatre History
Music
Acting for Camera
Scriptwriting for film and television
Stage Management
Design
Costume and production design for the stage
Directing
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Progression to CAO Courses

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EPATP 5M5163

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Entertainment & Performing Arts
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