The writing of a full-length play for the stage.
In this paper you will develop your own 'voice' as a playwright and will craft an original full-length play.
|Paper title||Advanced Playwriting|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,038.45|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,656.70|
- THEA 241 or THEA 203
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- Admission to THEA 341 in any year is limited. Students intending to enrol for this paper must contact Theatre Studies to complete an application form by 30 November 2017. Early applications are encouraged, but late applications may be considered.
- Enrolments for this paper are limited, and it requires departmental permission.
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- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts' website
- Teaching staff
- William Evans Playwriting Fellow
Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for more information.
- Your lecturer will give you a list of required readings at the commencement of the paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
- This paper builds on knowledge and understanding from THEA 241. It will give you an understanding of some of cultural and historical concerns that have informed the practice of writing for theatre/film, along with an ability to critically and analytically evaluate your work and to produce a full-length play of good quality.