Performing Arts BA (Hons)

University of Cumbria

Student rating
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( 4.0) 1459 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W440
You’ll develop your passions and talents to graduate as a confident performer and producer on this course – which has seen our students securing jobs in the competitive industry of performing arts.You’ll spend 70% of your studies doing practical theatre work honing your professional skills in 4 disciplines - musical theatre, acting, dance, and technical theatre, supported by performing-active tutors and visiting professionals from national companies.**Why Choose University of Cumbria**We’ll ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
120th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
96th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Drama

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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2019

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

Drama

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Drama
59%
Performing Arts
25%
English Literature
22%
Media Studies
16%
English Language
14%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£10,500 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Performing Arts (General) reviews

Performing Arts (General)
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Harry
31 Jan 19

Performing Arts BA (Hons)

Most of the time I don’t have a lot to do, but I know this still come in handy when it gets closer to my first...
H
Harry
12 Nov 18

Performing Arts BA (Hons)

Now that I am on a course more suited to me, I’m enjoying it a lot more. You have to make sure that you are putting...

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How Performing Arts (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 23 reviews

5 star 70%
4 star 22%
3 star 0%
2 star 4%
1 star 4%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,459 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 39%
3 star 17%
2 star 4%
1 star 3%
University of Cumbria
CompUniGuide ranking
120th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Next open day
Based in some of the North West’s most beautiful and historic locations, The University of Cumbria is a vibrant and inspiring place. Combining experience, quality-teaching and dedicated student support, the University has helped over 45,000 students to make their impact on the world. Whatever your interests, you’ll find there’s a lot to do at each of the University’s compact campuses. Explore the cultural history of Carlisle. Discover the natural beauty of Ambleside. Experience the city life of Lancaster. Along with locations in London and Workington, each campus includes outstanding facilities and an inclusive student community.

Where you'll study

University of Cumbria

Brampton Road Carlisle
Cumbria
CA3 9AY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Carlisle  0.7 miles away

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