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|
|Points||20 points 20 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|
- 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.
- Admission by application to the programme co-ordinator by 1 February 2018.
- Admission by application to the Head of the Theatre Studies Programme by 1 February
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.
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- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts' website
- 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.
- 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,
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- 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