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Drama and Theatre Studies A Level at Waingels College

Course description

This course will give you excellent knowledge and understanding of Drama and Theatre. The written component consists of the study of two set plays and the analysis and evaluation of the work of live theatre-makers. The practical component consists of one devised piece that must be influenced by the work and methodologies of one prescribed practitioner, the practical exploration and interpretation of three extracts, each taken from a different play and influenced by a practitioner.

Entry requirements

Standard entry requirements, plus a Grade 5+ in English Language/Literature. A C grade or above in GCSE Drama is an advantage but not a requirement.


Practical (60%) Written (40%).

Future opportunities

Creative subjects like Theatre Studies equip students to study within any field of their choice; developing creativity teaches problem solving, originality and the confidence to take risks.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Waingels College directly.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017

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