Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Description: You’ll learn all aspects of backstage work, from set design and construction to budgeting, administration, and staffing. You’ll also learn the latest in theatre production technologies, such as digital sound, computerized light boards, technical drawing, and scenic flying.

As a Technical Production student, you’ll have the unique opportunity to collaborate with directors, designers and actors from the University, as well as leading professionals from the local and national theatre scenes, to work on department productions and plays for the Studio Theatre season.

URL: Drama – Technical Theatre and Production at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English
  • 3 of Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science
  • Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Visual Arts or Grade12 Mathematics

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

For a BFA (Drama) in Technical Theatre and Production, a letter of intent, resume, three letters of reference and an interview are required for admission. Deadline for submission of additional materials is April 1.