Theatre & Drama Studies - Cork School of Music

MTU - Cork Campuses

 

Course Name Theatre & Drama Studies - Cork School of Music
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Cork School of Music, MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code MT939
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years (8 semesters).
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022
Score the necessary CAO points and meet Minimum entry requirements

6 Subjects
Subjects O6/H7 4
Subjects H5 2
Maths Grade Note 1
English or Irish Grade O6/H7

ASSESSMENT TEST IS REQUIRED
For details, visit csm.mtu.ie Offers are ...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022/2023
Applicants must be 16 years of age or over on 1st January of the year of entry to the course. For the majority of courses, applicants for first year admission to MTU must score the necessary CAO points and satisfy the relevant mini...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Points Scoring for Leaving Certificate
Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Module Holders of the LCVP apply in the normal way through the CAO. Points are awarded on the same basis as for the Leaving Certificate. The link modules ‘subject’ may not be used to meet the minimum entry requirements.

LCVP Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) programme
The LCA subjects do not meet the minimum requirements for entry to MTU full-time courses. Holders of Leaving Certificate Applied qualifications may wish to proceed to a FET-QQI course and in turn apply to third level on the basis of their FET-QQI award.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI-FET Awards
MTU welcomes applications, via the CAO, from applicants who hold a QQI-FET award at level 5 or level 6. Your QQIFET award can be used as an alternative to the Leaving Certificate for application purposes. Please note some MTU prog...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+The University welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. Mature applicants should apply to the CAO before 5.15pm, 1st ...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 20
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022 - Restricted Course

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Be sure to complete any action well in advance of ...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+Overview
Theatre & Drama Studies is a practice-based course for those intending to pursue a career in theatre or dramatic arts. Individual acting skills, voice production, ensemble performance and related theatre design and technical audio visu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+First Year at a Glance:
• Performance Ensemble: performance studies focusing on the work of Stanislavski and Chekhov

• Voice Studies: freeing and strengthening the speaking voice and working with texts

• Theatre History & Text: the...

Comment

Expand+Question Time
When I graduate from this degree, what necessary steps do I need to take to be qualified to teach?
Graduates may apply for the Professional Masters in Education courses that lead to certification as primary or second-level teach...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Further Studies
Graduates will be able to pursue any level 9 course for which a drama degree is relevant and recognised – including postgraduate education programmes. Postgraduate study in education, drama therapy and arts administration are ...

Further Enquiries The Administrator
T: +353 (0)21 480 7307
E: csm.infoCork@mtu.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 609 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 740 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2019 768 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)