English, Drama & Film - 20th Century Avant Garde Theatre

University College Dublin


Course Name English, Drama & Film - 20th Century Avant Garde Theatre
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DRAM20180
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+This Autumn Trimester there will be two ‘start times’ for students:

1st September: Continuing Open Learning students

14th September: New students and those who are waiting to hear from the CAO before deciding whether to pursue Open Learnin...

Application Date

Expand+Pre-registration for September 2020 entry will open on August 18th. Please join our mailing list for updates.

Complete an online pre-registration form
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Course Fee The fee for Open Learning is €375 per audit module or €500 per credit module.
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Financial Support

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You may be eligible to apply for a PATH Open Learning Scholarship. Further information and eligibility criteria are outlined on the PATH Open Learning Scholarship webpage.

Course Content

Expand+Academic Year 2020/2021
Avant-garde theatre and performance of the twentieth century are sites of extraordinary diverse, innovative and often radial experimentation. In a century ravaged by vast political upheaval, theatre and performance increasing...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Indicative Module Content:
1. Introduction to Module
2. Contexts for 20th Century Avant-Garde Theatre: Antonin Artaud's 'Theatre of Cruelty'
3. Bertholt Brecht's Theatre for Social Change
4. John Cage & Merce Cunningham: Neo Avant-Garde '...

Number of Credits 5
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Accumulating Open Learning Credits
Open Learners who successfully complete a credit module will be awarded 5 credits.

5 credits can be used by mature students (23 years and older) in place of the MSAP exam when applying for a place on relevant un...

Further Enquiries

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Jenny - jennifer.doyle@ucd.ie
Dr Jenny Doyle is Project Manager in UCD Access and Lifelong Learning. Jenny can offer you direction and support in all aspects of our part-time progr...

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