Study Schemes

BA Drama and Theatre / History [WV41]

Academic Year: 2020/2021Joint Honours scheme - available from 2000/2001

Duration (studying Full-Time): 3 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; The Coleg Lead Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (60 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Year 1 Core (40 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
TP11020

Theatre in Context 1

Semester 2
TP11320

Theatre in Context 2

Year 1 Timetable Core/Student Option

Part One students - ALL History and Welsh History joint honours students MUST take the Department of History and Welsh History Part One core module (through medium of English or Welsh):

Semester 1
HA12120

Cyflwyno Hanes

HY12120

Introduction to History

Semester 2
HA10420

Cydio mewn Hanes: Ffynonellau a'u Haneswy

HY10420

‘Hands on’ History: Sources and their Historians

Year 1 Options

Joint Honours Drama and Theatre students must take one of the following modules:

Semester 1
TP11120

Studio Theatre Project

Semester 2
TP11420

Site-Specific Performance Project

Year 1 Options

Part One students MUST take a further 20 credits in the Department of History & Welsh History:

Semester 1
HC11120

Concwest, Uno a Hunaniaeth yng Nghymru 1250-1800

HY11420

Medieval and Early Modern Britain and Europe, 1000-1800

HY11820

The Modern World, 1789 to the present

Semester 2
HA11420

Ewrop a’r Byd, 1000-2000

HC11820

Cymdeithas, Pobl a Gwleidyddiaeth: Cymru, 1800-1999

HY12420

Europe and the World, 1000-2000

WH11720

People, Power and Identity: Wales 1200-1999

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Timetable Core/Student Option

All Year Two students MUST take the Department of History and Welsh History Part Two CORE module (through medium of English or Welsh):

Semester 1
HA20120

Llunio Hanes

HY20120

Making History

Semester 2

Year 2 Options

Joint Honours Drama and Theatre students must take at least 40 credits and, subject to the demands of their scheme, may take up to 80 credits of TP modules in their 2nd year:

Semester 1
TP21220

Acting: Process and Performance

TP21620

Devised Performance Project

TP21820

Directors' Theatre: Staging Modern Drama

TP22620

Theatre Design Project

TP25920

Acting for Camera

Semester 2
TP20420

Theatre and Contemporary Society

TP23820

New Media Performance

TP24940

Theatre Production Project

TP26220

Contemporary Theatre in Wales

Year 2 Options

Year Two students MUST take a further 40 credits worth of modules in the Department of History & Welsh History from the SKILLS (semester two) and/or OPTION modules listed. Students may choose one skills module and an option module OR two option modules.

Semester 2
HA24720

Gwrando ar Hanes: Y mudiad Hawliau Sifil yn America

HY22320

Crime and Daily Life in Early Modern England and Wales

HY22920

Writing about war in high medieval Scandinavia c.1050-1264

HY23320

Dread and Despair? : Living with Disability in the Middle Ages

HY23720

Image Wars in Southeast Asia: Studying 20th Century Propaganda

HY24620

Exploring Nineteenth-Century Exhibitions

Year 2 Options

Year Two OPTION modules in the Department of History & Welsh History:

Semester 1
HA28120

Stori yr Unol Daleithiau ar Ffilm a Theledu, 1865-2008

HC24420

Cymdeithas Cymru Fodern 1868-1950

HY20920

The Tudors: A European Dynasty?

HY25520

Famine in Medieval England

HY27220

Asian Migration in the Modern World

HY27320

The Rise of Modern Medicine, c.1750-2000

HY27520

Media and Society in Twentieth Century Britain

Semester 2
HA21820

Concro’r Byd: Twf a Chwymp Ymerodraethau Prydain a Ffrainc

HC23420

Trosedd, Terfysg a Moesoldeb yng Nghymru 1750-1850

HY25820

European Society and the Medieval Mind 1200-1500

HY28420

From the Second Empire to the Third Reich: Weimar Germany 1914-1933

HY28620

Science, Religion and Magic

HY29720

The Atlantic World, 1492-1825

WH23420

Crime, Riot and Morality in Wales 1750-1850

Final Year Options

Joint Honours Drama and Theatre students must take at least 20 credits from the following modules:

Semester 1
TP32820

Place, Space and Landscape

TP33120

Theatre, Gender and Sexuality

Semester 2
TP33420

Performance and Architecture

TP36220

Contemporary Theatre in Wales

TP39020

Musical Theatre Dramaturgies

Final Year Options

Joint Honours Drama and Theatre students may take up to 40 credits from the following modules:

Semester 1
TP34600

Playwriting

TP35520

Ensemble Performance Project

TP36000

Independent Research Project

Semester 2
TP34640

Playwriting

TP36040

Independent Research Project

Final Year Options

Final Year students MUST take 60 credits worth of modules in the Department of History & Welsh History from the OPTION modules listed below:

Semester 1
HA38120

Stori yr Unol Daleithiau ar Ffilm a Theledu, 1865-2008

HC34420

Cymdeithas Cymru Fodern 1868-1950

HY30920

The Tudors: A European Dynasty?

HY35520

Famine in Medieval England

HY37220

Asian Migration in the Modern World

HY37320

The Rise of Modern Medicine, c.1750-2000

HY37520

Media and Society in Twentieth Century Britain

Semester 2
HA31820

Concro'r Byd: Tŵf a Chwymp Ymerodraethau Prydain a Ffrainc

HC33420

Trosedd, Terfysg a Moesoldeb yng Nghymru 1750-1850

HY35820

European Society and the Medieval Mind 1200-1500

HY38420

From the Second Empire to the Third Reich: Weimar Germany 1914-1933

HY38620

Science, Religion and Magic

HY39720

The Atlantic World, 1492-1825

WH33420

Crime, Riot and Morality in Wales 1750-1850

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

  • Entrance Scholarship / Merit Award
  • Sports Bursary
  • Music Bursary
  • International Excellence Scholarship
  • Residential Bursary
  • Aberystwyth Bursary
  • Care Leaver Bursary