Drama & Theatre Studies AS & A Level at Hampstead School
- Component 1: Devising 40% of the A level qualification
(practical exam and coursework)
- Component 2: Text in Performance 20% of the A level
- Component 3: Theatre Makers in Practice 40% of the A level qualification
You do not need to have studied Drama at GCSE in order to take up A level Drama & Theatre Studies. You need to have a real enthusiasm and interest in theatre and an ability to express yourself well on paper.
A level Drama & Theatre Studies gives you an excellent insight into theatre as a living art form and a wider knowledge of what informs contemporary practice. Beyond, employers and universities value Theatre Studies as an academic course, it is a favoured subject for those applying to do Law. You might think specifically about pursuing Drama, Arts, English, Design or Media at higher level and Drama & Theatre Studies provides an excellent basis for this.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hampstead School directly.