Courses & Units

Theory in Practice: Body, Audience, Documentation FFA193



The unit offers the chance to explore the integration of theory within contemporary performing arts. The unit is structured around inquiry and direct engagement with practice, concepts and experimental approaches. Students will engage in depth with themes and issues that recur within the performing arts: the body; audience participation and engagement; and documenting the ephemeral.


Unit name Theory in Practice: Body, Audience, Documentation
Unit code FFA193
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Theatre

Teaching staff

Dr Karen Hall (coordinator)

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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Band Field of Education
1 100301

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Teaching Pattern

39 hours seminars, lectures and group work over 13 weeks


Documentation (reflective statement (500 words) with film or photography) (40%), seminar presentation with 500-word summary (20%), 1500-word essay (40%)

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