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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Musical theatre is an enduring art form which has seen recent revival, with TV shows building enthusiasm and huge audiences. Successful musicals can run for decades, touring internationally, and a lot of people are needed to keep all that jazz on the road. As well as performers, musical theatre requires writers, producers, technicians and other management roles to make it succeed. On this course you will develop a portfolio of skills, ready for a variety of career opportunities in the industry.**Why this course at Marjon?**• Strong support and expert guidance for a career in the musical theatre industry.• Learn how to make and perform musical theatre that reflects, interrogates and enriches society.• Work in a variety of contexts from full scale theatre to community spaces.• Work with a community of like-minded students across other performance-related courses and develop your collaboration and leadership skills.• 300-seat theatre and black box studio theatre.**What might I become?**You might become a producer, performer, or writer within musical theatre, or use your transferable skills (particularly your outstanding communication) to move into other creative industry roles. You may also move into further postgraduate study or teaching.**Find out more at Open Day**Open Day is your opportunity to find out more about studying Musical Theatre at Marjon. You’ll meet lecturers and look around our 300-seat theatre and black box studio theatre. Our student life talks will help you prepare to go to university, covering topics such as careers, funding, sport and our award winning on-campus student support service. You can also take a tour of the campus with a current student and find out about the student-led clubs and societies.**Book on to an Open Day at: www.marjon.ac.uk/open-day****Why study at Marjon?**• Awarded SILVER Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).• High quality teaching Ranked No 1 in England for teaching quality in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.• Joint 12th in UK for Student Satisfaction as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.• Top 10 in the UK for student experience as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019*.• 5th in UK for Courses and Lecturers in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards (WUSCA) 2019.*Rankings published 23 September 2018. Oxford and Cambridge excluded due to low response rates. Based on National Student Survey 2018

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 11,000per year

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

University information

Plymouth Marjon University

  • University League Table

    128th

  • Campus address

    Plymouth Marjon University, Derriford Road, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL6 8BH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    90th out of 102 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    119 62%

    74th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    53 53%

    66th

    2
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    83rd

    81

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