The issues and practices involved in representing trauma and violence in theatre and performance.
|Paper title||Trauma and Violence in Performance|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,307.76|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,439.89|
- 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
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.
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- 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