Enrolment Information for 2016

First Year

All first year students whether commencing a Major or Minor in Theatre, or wishing to begin the Performance Minor in Second Year must take BOTH of the Gateway Units

First Year – Semester 1

ATS1287
Performance in Context 1
(Gateway)
Arts Unit ATS1189
Acting Theory and Practice I
(elective)
 Elective

First Year – Semester 2

ATS1288
Performance in Context 2
(Gateway)
Arts Unit ATS1190
Acting Theory and Practice II
(elective)
 Elective

Second Year – Theatre Major with Performance Minor

All students wishing to continue their Theatre Major must take BOTH of the Cornerstone Units.

Students continuing a Theatre Major or Theatre Minor must also take a SELECTION of Elective Units. Speak to the Undergraduate Coordinator or Degree Coordinator if you are unsure how many units you need to take.

Students undertaking a Performance Minor must take the sequence of Performance Minor Units below.

Second Year – Semester 1

ATS2916
Theories of Theatre I
(Cornerstone Unit)
ATS2811
Making Performance 1
(Performance Minor Unit)
Arts Elective Elective

Second Year – Semester 2

ATS2912
Performance Studies I
(Cornerstone Unit)
ATS2105
Making Performance 2
(Performance Minor Unit)
Arts Elective Elective

Third Year – Theatre Major with Performance Minor

Students completing their Theatre Major must take EITHER ONE of the Capstone Units.

Students continuing a Theatre Major or Theatre Minor must also take a SELECTION of Elective Units. Speak to the Undergraduate Coordinator or Degree Coordinator if you are unsure how many units you need to take.

Students wishing to undertake a Performance Minor must take the sequence of Performance Minor Units below.

Third Year – Semester 1

ATS3987
Theories of Theatre 2
(Capstone Unit)
ATS3833
Writing / Performance
(Professional Practices)
(Performance Minor Unit)
Elective Elective

Third Year – Semester 2

ATS3912
Performance Studies 2
(Capstone Unit)
ATS3834
Production Investigation
(Performance Minor Unit)
Elective Elective

A Theatre Major is made up of 8 UNITS

A Performance Minor is made up of 4 UNITS


Elective List

ATS2477 / ATS3477 Music theatre
ATS2478 / ATS3478 Musical theatre workshop
ATS2890 Script development 1
ATS2913 Playtext study 1 – Traditions
ATS3774 Directing workshop
ATS3775 Theatre internship unit
ATS3776 Script development 2
ATS3798 Global Shakespeares
ATS3913 Playtext study 2 – Shakespearean stages
ATS1189 Acting Theory and Practice I (Please note: this unit can not count toward a Theatre Major or Minor)
ATS1190 Acting Theory and Practice II (Please note: this unit can not count toward a Theatre Major or Minor)