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Title BA (Hons) Design for Performance
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Duration 3 Years, Full Time
Application Apply via UCAS, institution code R86, course code W460

This programme provides a challenging introduction to the theory and practice of performance-related design. The College's team of experienced professional tutors offers specialist training in skills including technical drawing, CAD, pattern cutting, costume construction, millinery, tailoring,model making, puppetry construction and manipulation, scenic art and prop making. The programme is highly flexible allowing students to concentrate on particular areas of interest through advanced skills classes, conceptual projects and performance-based work in the second and third years. Historical and contextual studies form an important part of the training, encouraging students to research and reflect on their own practice. The programme includes field trips, lectures and seminars focussing on important developments in the history of theatre, art, architecture, design and costume.