PhD Drama and Performance (Practice as Research)

University of Essex

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Undertaking PhD study gives you the opportunity to engage with an area of drama, theatre, or performance in depth and at an advanced level. East 15 Acting School, with its growing research profile and internationally recognised research quality is an obvious home for such research.At East 15, research degree students will undertake one of two paths of enquiry. The PhD in Drama and Performance is a conventional PhD whereby candidates are assessed via thesis and viva voce examination. For the PhD ... READ MORE

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Full time | East 15 Acting School, Loughton | 4 years | 10-JUL-21..

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26th / 131
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41st
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11th

Start date and duration

Start date
10-JUL-21,...
10-JUL-21, 17-JAN-22, 25-APR-22
Full Time
4 years

Tuition fees

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£5,360 per year
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£16,230 per year
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£16,230 per year
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Latest Drama Studies reviews

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07 Nov 18

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I have intergrated well and it feels like a home from...
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Will
07 Nov 18

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Student rating ( 4.2) 984 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Essex

Hatfields Loughton
Essex
IG10 3RY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Chingford  1.9 miles away

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