Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students have the opportunity to explore, through intensive practice, a particular area within their academic study of theatre and drama. The focus is a production for public performance, chosen and directed by a professional theatre director. At the end of the semester a number of public performances will take place.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRob Conkie

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites 15 credit points of first year drama subjects.


Incompatible subjects DRA3TPR

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Work in an ensemble to rehearse and produce a theatre production for a public audience

Learn lines; analyse character; rehearse
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Teamwork (Teamwork)
Speaking (Speaking)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)

02. Write a critical reflection on an aspect of the production - conception, production, reception

Secondary research, reflective writing
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Writing (Writing)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeta Tait

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
Two 3.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Critical reflection 1000 words25 01
Performance Process (Equivalence 1400 words)35 02
Public Performance (Equivalence 1600 words)40 02