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DTS2660

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Michael Coe

Synopsis

This unit will examine in detail the role of the Stage Manager and the major departments of Lighting, Sound, Costume, Props and Scenic fabrication. Students will utilise the methods of mainstream theatrical practice particular to the western theatre, and Australian, tradition to realise the mise-en-scene of a full length theatrical production. Students will also compare this methodology to non-professional practice.

Assessment

Class project (1500 words): 40%
Practical task: 60%

Chief examiner(s)

Michael Coe

Contact hours

2 1/2 hours (1 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 1 1/2 hour workshop) per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Drama and theatre studies

Prerequisites

PER1040 or technical skills evaluation