Module Identifier DR10220  
Module Title THEATRE STUDIES 2  
Academic Year 2007/2008  
Co-ordinator Dr Sabine Sorgel  
Semester Semester 2  
Other staff Professor David I Rabey, Mr Richard K Allen, Mr Patrick D Cooper, Dr Andrew R Filmer  
Co-Requisite DR10120  
Course delivery Lecture   20 x 1 hour  
  Seminars / Tutorials   10 x 1 hour  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Exam2 Hours 40%
Semester Assessment Attendance and contribution to class discussion.  10%
Semester Assessment Essay 2 2000 words  25%
Semester Assessment Essay 1 2000 words  25%
Supplementary Assessment Written Essays and Exams Failed work must be resubmitted or retaken.  100%

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

Brief description

Texts and examples of theatrical and performance practices from the Western theatrical traditions, with particular attention on the following aspects and concepts: style, recent historical developments of realism, naturalism, absurdism, political expressionism, aspects of design and scenography, theatre in society, and non-Western theatre.

A list of recommended reading is provided. Selected texts and performances will be announced later.



This module is at CQFW Level 4