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Course Code:
TR025
Title:
Drama and Theatre Studies
College:
TCD
Qualification:
Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
Duration:
4 Years

 

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This is an academic course in theatre and film history, which provides training in critical and analytic skills, combined with more practical workshop-based topics in such areas as playwriting, design, directing, acting, movement, drama and the community, lighting and technical theatre, puppetry, and theatre management. A workshop assessment and interview are added to Leaving Certificate points score.



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Career possibilities in all areas of theatre, production, set design, lighting, sound, costume design, theatre management, technical equipment.

 

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CAO Points 
2013 Points

***450

Change from 2012: 

-60

History:

2012 - ***510
2011 - ***455
2010 - ***500
2009 - ***505
2008 - ***485*
2007 - 470
2006 - 475***
2005 - 510***
2004 - 540***
2003 - 510***
2002 - 495***
2001 - 510***
2000 - 505***

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