|School:||University of Alberta|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts|
|Field of Study:||Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
|Description:||The Drama major, taken as part of a Bachelor of Arts degree, combines theory and practice within a well-rounded liberal arts setting. You will be exposed to every aspect of the theatrical process, including acting, clowning, and improvisation; playwriting, directing, production, and design; and critical analysis and theory. You’ll also have the opportunity to pursue your own independent project in research and/or practice.
The Drama Honors program, taken as part of a BA Honors degree, offers the exceptional student an opportunity for intensive study in theatre history, critical theory, and the creative components of theatre art. Through your research, analysis, and the process of writing an honors essay, you will acquire an excellent foundation for further training as a theatre scholar, critic, dramaturge or director.
|URL:||Drama at University of Alberta|
|Cost per year:*||
This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.
|Careers:||Actors and Comedians,Directors|
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||73 to 80|
|Additional Admission Requirements:||
This program does not allow admission directly from high school. Preprofessional Study Time: 1 year. Minimum of 24 units of transferable course weight required. Consult the U of A Calendar for fields of study and appropriate first-year course selection. For consideration, you need a minimum Admission Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 with an average of 3.3 or better in your Honors subject courses; Competitive AGPA varies by field of study from 3.0-3.3.