Drama - Performance

TU Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Drama - Performance
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code DT529
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 3 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Number of:
Subjects 6
Honours 2H5's

Minimum Grade in:
English or Irish O6/H7

Other Requirements
Applicants must attend an audition/interview in March/April 2019.

Applicants must apply through the CAO by 1 February. DIT ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme - Link Modules

The Institute recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules may be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation but will not be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme will not meet entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information QQI/FETAC/Level 5
DIT welcomes applications from students who are presenting QQI/ FET/FETAC Level 5 awards and there are approximately 500 first year places available on Higher Certificate Programmes, Ordinary Degree Programmes and Honours Degree Programmes for such applicants.

For information on what Level 5 awards are required per programme and for further details on how to apply visit: dit.ie/eligibility
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Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Students

Whatever your reason for coming back to education, updating your skills, gaining a new qualification, achieving a personal goal or ambition, DIT welcomes all mature students.

Mature Students / Thinking of returning to study?


Alternative Entry Go to http://www.dit.ie/studyatdit/undergraduate/howtoapply/ for information.
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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
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Number of Places 20 places approximately
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Financial Support Go to: http://www.dit.ie/studyatdit/undergraduate/feesgrantsscholarships/ for information.
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

You should avoid submitting an application close to a closing date. No extens...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+What is Drama?
The BA in Drama (Performance) is a three-year, full-time programme in practical drama training and education. The DIT Conservatory has over 20 years experience in drama training and is one of the leading programmes in Ireland. DIT Dra...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year One
• Acting
• Voice and Speech
• Ensemble Performance
• Movement, Singing and Dance
• Drama Facilitation
• Critical Analysis

Year Two
• Monologue and Scene Study
• Shakespeare and the Acted Word
• Irish Drama and Modern Drama
• ...

Comment Location: Rathmines Road
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
Graduates go on to work as actors, directors, drama facilitators and researchers. Among the many places where recent DIT Drama graduates have been employed are: The Abbey Theatre, The Gate Theatre, The Royal Shakesp...

Further Enquiries Conservatory of Music and Drama
T: 01 402 3471 (Andrea Basquille - Programme Chair)
E: andrea.basquille@dit.ie
E: mairead.hurley@dit.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2019 371 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2018 372 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2017 380 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)