Drama Education

Leinster School of Music & Drama


Course Name Drama Education
Course Provider Leinster School of Music & Drama
Alternative Provider(s) Griffith College Dublin
Course Code 57552 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Application Date How to Apply

All applicants must apply to Griffith College directly online using the Apply Online facility on the website homepage.

Applicants over 23 years of age on 1st January 2018 will be asked for a copy of their passport.

English Language

If English is not your native language, you must show that your English level is of a suitable standard. For further information please contact a member of the Admissions Team.
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Duration 1 year part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+A primary degree in a drama related field or A primary degree in a non-cognate (unrelated) discipline + grade 10 in Speech and Drama from the LSMD, or an approved substitute. Candidates with significant prior experience in drama education or performa...

Course Content

Expand+Why Study Drama Education at Griffith College?

The Higher Diploma in Arts in Drama Education is available on a full or part-time basis over a 1-Year Period and comprises of two performance modules from the Higher Diploma in Arts in Drama Education...

Subjects Taught Core Subjects
Applications of the Creative Process
The Creative Process
Professional Practice
Preparing the Performer
Psychology of Teaching and Learning
Pedagogy and Drama Teaching Placement
Careers or Further Progression Academic Progression

Graduates of the Higher Diploma in Arts in Drama Education may progress on to study at Level 9

Career Progression

Graduates of the Higher Diploma in Arts in Drama Education will be qualified to teach drama, either as private practitioners, or in schools, and will have a good basis for professional progression in drama education and training.
Further Enquiries For Further Information Please contact Admissions
t: +353 1 415 0415
e: admissions@gcd.ie
e: leinster.school@gcd.ie
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