Credit points: 30

Subject outline

A diverse range of theatrical performances, and staged events will be critiqued to explore philosophical concepts of the body. We consider the staging of bodies in theatre, spectacle and social events and the implications for identity. .

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorPeta Tait

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in AHA or AHCA.


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions If not enrolled in AHA or AHCA, approval from the co-ordinator is required.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeta Tait

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%
Minor essay expanding on the seminar presentation (equivalent to 2000 words)20
Research essay (3,500)50
Seminar Presentation (eqivalence 2,500 words)30