An introduction to the technology of theatre, including lighting, the operation of audio technology and stage management.
THEA 152 students get hands-on experience as members of the technical and front-of-house crew in productions for the Theatre Studies weekly Lunchtime Theatre programme.
|Paper title||Theatre Technology|
|Teaching period(s)||Semester 1
Semester 2 (On campus)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,141.35|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- THEA 212, THEA 213
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- Students majoring in Theatre Studies must normally pass THEA152 in their first or second year of study.
- Limit of 25 students per semester, with priority given to students majoring or minoring
in Theatre Studies.
Enrolments for this paper are limited, and it requires departmental permission.
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- More information link
View more information on the School of Performing Arts website
- Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinators: Professor Stuart Young and Martyn Roberts
Teaching Staff: Martyn Roberts
- Paper Structure
- There will be two practical workshops each week, plus additional time outside of class for rehearsals, technical rigging and performances.
- Teaching Arrangements
Please contact the School of Performing Arts' office (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a copy of the most recent paper profile.
- Your lecturer will give you a list of readings at the commencement of the paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Information
literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the subject will gain knowledge and practical skills of how to manage technical and backstage tasks and roles in a theatrical production. Students will acquire skills in organisation and teamwork.