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THEA453 Directed Project in Theatre

Contribution to an approved theatrical project or the creation of an individual theatrical project.

This paper offers students the exciting challenge of developing and working on their own self-directed, practical research project or projects.

Paper title Directed Project in Theatre
Paper code THEA453
Subject Theatre Studies
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,256.92
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,267.52

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Prerequisite
72 300-level THEA points. Note: With approval from the Programme Co-ordinator, the normal prerequisite may be waived for students with an equivalent level of knowledge. To do this, apply for Special Permission at the Review and Submit stage of your application.
Notes
Admission by application to the programme co-ordinator by 1 February 2017.
Eligibility
Admission by application to the Head of the Theatre Studies Programme by 1 February 2017.

This paper can be taken as a single-semester or full-year paper.

All projects must be approved by the Head of Theatre Studies and the Fourth-Year Co-ordinator.

Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission. View more information about departmental permission.
Contact
theatre.studies@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Prospective candidates should contact Hilary Halba (Head of Programme) or Associate Professor Lisa Warrington (Postgraduate Liaison for Theatre Studies). Each candidate will be allocated one or, in some instances, two supervisors.
Paper Structure
Students are assessed on the basis of a combination of critical writing (typically an exegetical report) and practice-led research. Assessments will be tailored around individual projects.
Teaching Arrangements
Teaching arrangements will be tailored around individual projects.
Textbooks
Please contact the Theatre Studies office.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Acquire high-level critical reading, writing and research skills
  • Develop independence and self-management at a high level

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Contribution to an approved theatrical project or the creation of an individual theatrical project.

This paper offers students the exciting challenge of developing and working on their own self-directed, practical research project or projects.

Paper title Directed Project in Theatre
Paper code THEA453
Subject Theatre Studies
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,282.09
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,352.87

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Prerequisite
72 300-level THEA points. Note: With approval from the Programme Co-ordinator, the normal prerequisite may be waived for students with an equivalent level of knowledge. To do this, apply for Special Permission at the Review and Submit stage of your application.
Notes
Admission by application to the programme co-ordinator by 1 February 2018.
Eligibility
Admission by application to the Head of the Theatre Studies Programme by 1 February 2018.

This paper can be taken as a single-semester or full-year paper.

All projects must be approved by the Head of Theatre Studies and the Fourth-Year Co-ordinator.

Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission.
View more information about departmental permission.
Contact
mtpa@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Prospective candidates should contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office. Each candidate will be allocated one or, in some instances, two supervisors.
Paper Structure
Students are assessed on the basis of a combination of critical writing (typically an exegetical report) and practice-led research. Assessments will be tailored around individual projects.
Teaching Arrangements
Teaching arrangements will be tailored around individual projects.
Textbooks
Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for a copy of the most recent paper profile.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Acquire high-level critical reading, writing and research skills
  • Develop independence and self-management at a high level

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None