Faculty of Arts

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2014 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitCentre for Theatre and Performance
OfferedNot offered in 2014
Coordinator(s)Anna Scheer


Previously coded PER1260


A wide-ranging introduction to, and involvement in, all the processes of bringing a script/production concept from the stage of initial planning to public presentation.


After completing this subject students should have:

  1. Developed an awareness of the multiple facets of the production process.
  2. Developed a familiarity with customary problems in production and appropriate procedures for their solution.
  3. Acquired skills in particular areas of theatre production.
  4. Acquired the capacity to analyse and evaluate the production processes with which they have had a primary involvement.


Evaluation of the quality of production contribution by a monitoring panel: 50%
Essay/project (3000 words or equivalent) providing detailed documentation and analysis of a particular area of the production process with which the student has been involved: 50%

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

2 hour dramaturgy meeting, 9 hours rehearsal per week

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