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The study of a body of modern dramatic texts with reference to the particular context of their production.
The paper features a representative selection of the most exciting recent European, British and American drama and theatre.
|Paper title||Aspects of Modern Drama and Theatre|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$913.95|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,073.40|
- THEA 221 or THEA 211 or 54 200-level points
- THEA 424
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
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- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation,
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the paper will develop
- Knowledge of a significant body of modern drama and theatre
- A deeper understanding of dramatic and theatrical concepts
- The ability to analyse and discuss plays' texts in depth and to convey that knowledge and understanding both in writing and orally
- Enhanced research skills
- The ability to work with others in preparing and presenting research