Courses in Drama

Bachelor of Arts - BA

Drama
Course Title Available in 2024
DRAMA 100 Presentation and Performance Skills: Taking the Stage Semester 1
DRAMA 202AB History and Performance Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 203 Drama of Aotearoa New Zealand and the Pacific Semester 2
DRAMA 302 Performance Skills Semester 2
DRAMA 303 Drama of Aotearoa New Zealand and the Pacific Semester 2
DRAMA 306 Production and Management Skills Semester 1
Classical Studies and Ancient History
Course Title Available in 2024
ANCIENT 110 Classical Mythology Semester 1
ANCIENT 285 Classical Tragedy Semester 2
ANCIENT 385 Classical Tragedy Semester 2
Māori
Course Title Available in 2024
MĀORI  190 Kapa Haka 1 Semester 1
MĀORI  292 Kapa Haka 2 Semester 2
MĀORI  393 Kapa Haka 3 Semester 1
Pacific Studies
Course Title Available in 2024
PACIFIC 110 Pacific Music and Dance Semester 1
PACIFIC 210 Pacific Music and Dance 2 Semester 2
PACIFIC 310 Koneseti Semester 1

   

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA(Hons)

Drama
Course Title Available in 2024
DRAMA 708 Drama and the Mind Semester 2
DRAMA 709AB Studio Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 716 Directed Study in Playwriting Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
DRAMA 718 Playwriting Semester 1
DRAMA 720AB Advanced Playwriting Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 721 Directed Study in Drama 1 Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
DRAMA 722 Directed Study in Drama 2 Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
DRAMA 728 Research Principles for Theatre Semester 1
DRAMA 790AB Dissertation in Drama Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
Education
Course Title Available in 2024
EDUC 737 Special Topic: Arts in Communities Semester 1
EDUC 756 Applied Theatre: Performance of Hope Semester 2
English
Course Title Available in 2024
ENGLISH 781 Research Project Semester 1, repeated Semester 2

   

Master of Arts - MA

Drama
Course Title Available in 2024
DRAMA 708 Drama and the Mind Semester 2
DRAMA 709AB Studio Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 716 Directed Study in Playwriting Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
DRAMA 717AB Long Play Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 718 Playwriting Semester 1
DRAMA 720AB Advanced Playwriting Semester 1, or Semester 2, or Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 721 Directed Study in Drama 1 Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
DRAMA 722 Directed Study in Drama 2 Semester 1, repeated Semester 2
DRAMA 728 Research Principles for Theatre Semester 1
DRAMA 783 Dissertation Semester 1
DRAMA 793AB Thesis Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
DRAMA 795AB Thesis Semester 1 and 2 (full year)
Education
Course Title Available in 2024
EDUC 737 Special Topic: Arts in Communities Semester 1
EDUC 756 Applied Theatre: Performance of Hope Semester 2

   

Bachelor of Arts - BA

Drama
Course Title Not taught 2024
DRAMA 205 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 301 Drama: Topics and Themes Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 304 Contemporary Theatre Practice Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 305 Special Topic: Drama Tools Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 307 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
Classical Studies and Ancient History
Course Title Not taught 2024
ANCIENT 225 Greek and Roman Comedy Not taught in 2024
ANCIENT 325 Greek and Roman Comedy Not taught in 2024
English
Course Title Not taught 2024
ENGLISH 213 Age of Shakespeare: Tragedy Not offered in 2024; planned for 2025
ENGLISH 265 Shakespeare: Comedies and Tragicomedies Not taught in 2024
ENGLISH 310 Shakespeare: Comedies and Tragicomedies Not taught in 2024
ENGLISH 353 Age of Shakespeare: Tragedy Not offered in 2024; planned for 2025
European Studies
Course Title Not taught 2024
EUROPEAN 207 European Drama: Greatest Hits Not taught in 2024
EUROPEAN 307 European Drama: Greatest Hits Not taught in 2024

   

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA(Hons)

Drama
Course Title Not taught 2024
DRAMA 710 Semester One Production Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 711 Semester Two Production Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 719 Performance Skills Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 723 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 724 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 725 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 726 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 730/730AB Studio/Project in Practical Drama Not taught in 2024
English
Course Title Not taught 2024
ENGLISH 703 Stages of Religion Not taught in 2024
ENGLISH 706 Shakespeare: Selected Plays and Poems Not taught in 2024
ENGLISH 709 Theatre on Screen Not offered in 2024; planned for 2025
ENGLISH 711 Shakespeare from Stage to Page, 1590-1640 Not taught in 2024

   

Master of Arts - MA

Drama
Course Title Not taught 2024
DRAMA 710 Semester One Production Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 711 Semester Two Production Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 719 Performance Skills Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 723 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 724 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 725 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 726 Special Topic Not taught in 2024
DRAMA 730/730AB Studio/Project in Practical Drama Not taught in 2024
English
Course Title Not taught 2024
ENGLISH 706 Shakespeare: Selected Plays and Poems Not taught in 2024
ENGLISH 709 Theatre on Screen Not offered in 2024; planned for 2025
ENGLISH 711 Shakespeare from Stage to Page, 1590-1640 Not taught in 2024