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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    York St John University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Through workshops and performances, gain the artistic skills necessary to succeed as a performer.Acting is a focused and creative program at York St John University. It offers a well-rounded experience of what it means to perform. This practical course encourages voice, movement, acting, interpretation and textual analysis. The course lets you identify yourself as a performer and connect to our many creative partners in the region.Our Acting degree lets you study the craft of contemporary acting for stage and screen. Through innovative practice workshops, you will work through rigorous processes and approaches to performing. You will develop personas and characters to tell unique stories. You will get an excellent experience of working independently and collaboratively. Acting BA (Hons) is practice-led, so we will assess you on your practical work as well as your written work. On this course:You will study acting as a transformative experience.You will act in plays and ensemble works.You will present solo pieces where you and your talent is at the very heart of performing.You will develop your identity as an actor.You will develop a Professional Acting portfolio.Be eligible to join Equity.You will develop your future career path towards the creative industries.We have excellent studio facilities and expert staff who make and perform their own theatre. Alongside practice, staff write and theorise about the importance of drama and theatre in the twenty first century.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 12,750per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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UCAS Points : 88

University information

York St John University

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  • Campus address

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, York, YO31 7EX, England

York St John's friendly campus is located at the heart of York but has a global outlook, with a family of students from over 60 countries.
The dedicated international support team assists students from the start, with help in language, study skills, finance, mental wellness and general settling in.
Global Guides support international students to settle into life at York St John, with social activities for UK and international students.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    85th out of 102 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    109 57%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    44 44%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.15 83%



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