A comparative study of selected theatre texts and performances from New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific.
This paper surveys some of the major developments and artists within theatre and performance in Australasia (Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand).
|Paper title||Theatre of Australasia|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2018, expected to be offered in 2020|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,098.05|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,352.87|
- 72 300-level THEA points
- THEA 322
- Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Programme Co-ordinator.
- Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Head of Programme.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts' website
- Teaching staff
- Teaching staff: Associate Professor Lisa Warrington and Ms Hilary Halba
- Paper Structure
- This subject is largely assessed through critical writing and/or oral presentations.
Further information on assessments is given in the course outline, which is updated annually.
- Teaching Arrangements
- This subject is largely taught through lectures and seminars. Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for a copy of the most recent paper profile.
- Your lecturer will give you a list of required readings at the commencement of the paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the subject will gain general literacy in key Australian and New Zealand theatrical authors, styles, forms, terms and so on, as well as skills in research, essay writing and articulating ideas in a critical fashion.