PHD Performing Art

Duration: 3 years

Course details

The PhD programme requires you to research and write a thesis of 80,000 words with supervision from academic staff, the work should make an original contribution to knowledge.Supervision is available in virtually all fields of performing art. All supervisors are qualified members of staff with their own major research projects and publications.The normal period of registration for the PhD in Law is three years full-time and six years part-time. This programme can also be studied by Distance Learning.

Ideas of possible themes

  • Theatre and Consciousness

  • Modern European Avant Garde

  • German Theatre

  • Dance and Choreography

  • 20th Century British Theatre

  • Contemporary Experimental Performance

  • Indian Theatre

  • Musical Theatre

Entry requirements

  • A levels : LLM or equivalent qualification
  •  Language contest

Career possibilities

PhD may enhance and progress careers in performing arts and can open up opportunities at senior levels in direction, production, management and education. It can be the starting point for an academic career, and graduates may choose to go on to professional research or teaching in higher education institutions.

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