Module Identifier DR32820  
Academic Year 2004/2005  
Co-ordinator Ms Charmian C Savill  
Semester Semester 1  
Pre-Requisite DR21510 , DR24310 , DR24710 , DR21810  
Course delivery Practical   Intensive rehearsal/preparation/performance  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Assessment Group Oral Examination  30%
Semester Assessment Project Work: Participation and contribution to project  70%

Learning outcomes

Typically, upon completion of this module, the student should be able to:



Students will work in a small group researching, devising and rehearsing for a theatre in education project during their third year. They will be given responsibilities for various areas necessary for the successful execution of the project e.g. liaison with schools, reseaching, directing, devising etc. and be asked to analyse the effectiveness of their achievement.

For information on due dates for submission of assessed work, please refer
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Reading Lists

** Recommended Text
Brown, J.R., (ed.) (1971) Drama and Theatre: An Outline for the Student
Deary, T. (1977) Teaching Through Theatre
Dodd, N Hickson, W., (eds.) (1971) Drama and Theatre in Education London, Heinemann
Hunt, A. (1975) 'Education as Theatre: Turning and Tables' Theatre Quarterly 17
Lutley, Phyllis (1978) Theatre for Children and Theatre in Education
Webster, C. (1975) Working with Theatre in Schools
Way, Brian (1967) Development Through Drama Longmans
Landy, R.J. (1982) Handbook of Educational Drama and Theatre
Hodgson, J. and Banham, M. (1974) Drama in Education Vol 3 London, Pitman
** Essential Reading
Boal, A. (1992) Games for Actors and Non Actors Routledge
Jackson, T., (ed.) (1980) Learning Through Theatre: Essays and Casebooks on TIE
Johnson, Liz & O'Neill, Cecily, (eds.) (1984) Dorothy Heathcote: Collected Writings on Education and Drama Hutchinson
Redington, C. (1983) Can Theatre Teach? An Historical and Evaluative Analysis of TIE
O'Toole, J. (1976) Theatre in Education: New Objective for Theatre Hodder and Stoughton
Hodgson, J., (ed.) (1977) The Uses of Drama: Acting as a Social and Educational Force
Vallins, G. `Drama and Theatre in Education'


This module is at CQFW Level 6