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Marino College of Further Education

Marino College of Further Education

Theatre Performance


Course Code:  5M5163 133
Award Code(s):  5M5163
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This course is designed to give you a foundation in a broad range of theatre practices to help develop your skills and confidence in performance techniques. A children's play at Christmas written by writer-in-residence Niamh Gleeson (Dear Frankie) and a classical play in spring at the Sean O'Casey Theatre form a major part of the course to enable learning in a friendly and professional atmosphere.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Acting Skills and Technique
Performance Craft
Theatre Performance
Script Writing
Theatre Studies
Communications
Work Experience
Stage Management and Administration
Work Placement

 

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Progression Routes

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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