The issues and practices involved in representing trauma and violence in theatre and performance.
An investigation into the issues and practices involved in representing trauma and violence in theatre and performance.
|Paper title||Trauma and Violence in Performance|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2018, expected to be offered in 2019|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,282.09|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,352.87|
- 72 300-level THEA points
- Limited to
- BA(Hons), PGDipArts
- May not be credited together with THEA454 passed in 2011 or 2014.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts' website
- Teaching staff
- Dr Suzanne Little
Professor Stuart Young
Ms Hilary Halba
- The THEA 456 course reader can be purchased from the University print shop at the beginning of the semester.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics,
Information literacy, Global and Interdisciplinary perspective.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the paper will
- Gain a developed understanding of a variety of historical and contemporary forms that represent trauma and violence in performance
- Gain an understanding of the underlying representational issues and ethical complexity involved in performance that includes violence and trauma
- Gain an understanding of key theories and approaches pertinent to this field of performance
- Develop individual research interests in the area
- Begin to develop and implement an individual philosophical and practical approach to traumatic and violent representation in performance
- Further develop research and academic writing skills