Acting and Theatre-Making BA (Hons)

University of West London

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Course info

UCAS CODE W470
This unique and exciting course combines comprehensive actor training with the development of dramaturgical skills in directing, writing and devising performance. It should set you on the path towards becoming a professional ‘theatre-maker’.You will explore and experiment with a range of theory and practice, reinterpreting existing repertoire and creating original works. Working effectively as an ensemble in a respectful and supportive environment forms a key part of the training. This means ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
77th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
55th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Music

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Music graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Music graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Music

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Music
47%
Drama
25%
English Literature
18%
Media Studies
12%
Psychology
12%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£12,750 per year
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Latest Theatre & Dramatic Arts reviews

Theatre & Dramatic Arts
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29 Mar 21

Professional Acting BA (Hons)

A great school. Could be slightly better organised. Not perfect, but everything is done with good intentions, to help...
SR
Student Reviewer
12 Jan 15

Musical Theatre BA (Hons)

I love UWL ..It's everything it said it would be and more. The course in Music Theatre is a highly competitive program...

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How Theatre & Dramatic Arts students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 5 reviews

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University of West London
CompUniGuide ranking
77th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.6)
The University of West London (UWL) is situated in the London borough of Ealing, a leafy enclave to the west of the city. The institution is the acclaimed 'Career University’, an accolade adopted by UWL in recognition of its excellent teaching and high graduate employment rates. The university has nine academic schools and colleges: The Claude Littner Business School School of Computing and Engineering School of Law London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism London School of Film, Media and Design London College of Music School of Human and Social Sciences School of Biomedical Sciences College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare These schools operate across three main campuses. Ealing and Brentford are close together, connected by a free shuttle bus, and well-serviced by cafes, shops and entertainment venues.

Where you'll study

University of West London

St Mary's Road Ealing London
Ealing
W5 5RF United Kingdom Nearest tube station: South Ealing  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: West Ealing  0.6 miles away

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