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Principles of Western Theatre

Enrolment code: FPB102

Offered: Launceston: semester 2,

Special note: available as an elective to students from other courses

Unit description:

Leads students to an awareness of the dramatic impulse in Western societies and to an understanding of the currents of thought and significant events which led to the development of particular forms of drama. Students investigate ways in which plays of particular periods were staged (and may now be staged) and apply acting skills and techniques to selected texts in order to realise these as theatre.

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Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 3 hrs weekly, lectures, tutorials, and practical sessions (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites FPB101  
Assessment mode participation in class activities (30%), practical and written assignments (70%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
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Discipline (School) Theatre, School of Visual and Performing Arts (Launceston)  
Courses Bachelor of Contemporary Arts  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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