Applied Theatre (Community and Education) BA (Hons)

Course Overview - Applied Theatre (Community and Education) BA (Hons)

Our BA (Hons) Applied Theatre aims to inspire the next generation of passionate and skilled theatre-makers. Our focus is on developing the skills and understanding needed to create compelling new performances and theatre projects with purpose. We are concerned not only with how we make theatre, but also why.

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Course Information

Study Mode

Full-time

Duration

3 Years

Start Date

09/2024

Location

School of Acting, Bournville

Application Details

Course Code

W490

Institution Code

B25

Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level

C,C,C

Drama at Level 3 preferred A maximum of 4 subjects are considered. These can be other A/S Levels (as long in a different subject) A-Levels or Level 3 equivalents.

UCAS Tariff

96

Please visit: http://www.bcu.ac.uk/student-info/offer-making-strategy for more information about contextual offers.

Scottish Higher

Achieve a minimum of 96 tariff points achieved in either five Highers or from a combination of two Advanced Highers plus two Highers. Where only Highers have been taken a minimum of grades DDCCC is required. Where a combination of Highers and Advanced Highers have been taken you must achieve grades of DD in two Advanced Highers plus grades of DD in two Highers.

Access to HE Diploma

Pass overall with 60 credits, 45 at Level 3. Arts and Drama subjects preferred but other subjects also considered subject to passing interview stage

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

24

Obtain a minimum of 24 points overall For students who do not already hold a GCSE in English Language at Grade C/4 or above Standard Level English Language (not literature) English A - Grade 4 or above or English B - Grade 5 from the IB Diploma will be accepted

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

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Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

Pass the Irish Leaving Certificate with a minimum of 96 tariff points, achieved in five Higher level subjects. This must include English Language taken at either Ordinary Level (minimum grade O1-O4 (or A-C/A1-C3)) or Higher level minimum grade H1/H7 (or A-D / A1-D3 up to and including 2016

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE English Language or English Literature and GCSE Maths at grade C/4 or above. If you do not have these or are not undertaking them, we accept other Level 2 equivalents, or we may ask you to pass BCU's GCSE equivalency tests.

HNC (BTEC)

P

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC Diploma (QCF)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF)

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

AS

Drama at Level 3 preferred Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications (AS Levels must be in different subject to A-Levels) to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma

Can be considered alongside other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma

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Scottish Advanced Higher

Achieve a minimum of 96 tariff points achieved in either three Advanced Highers or from a combination of two Advanced Highers plus two Highers. Where three Advanced Highers have been taken achieve a minimum of grades DDD Where a combination of Highers and Advanced Highers have been taken you must achieve (grades of DD in two Advanced Highers plus grades of DD in two Highers).

Extended Project

Must be in a topic related to the degree subject being applied for Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma

Can be considered alongside other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

HND (BTEC)

P

Pass with 240 credits at Level 5 Must be in a Drama related pathway Year 1 entry only

Pearson BTEC Certificate (QCF)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC 90-Credit Diploma (QCF)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Certificate

Can be considered alongside other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Considered with a maximum of 3 other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Foundation Diploma

Can be considered alongside other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Subsidiary Diploma

Can be considered alongside other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate

Can be considered alongside other Level 3 qualifications to obtain 96 pts

Leaving Certificate - Ordinary Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

See level 3 entry under Irish Leaving Certificate for full details

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