Everything you need to know...
International: £12,750 per year
- Explore the close relationship between practical exploration of performance skills and techniques.
- Take a critical analysis of the contexts and concepts surrounding performance practices.
- Experience a broad range of performance practices.
- Specialise in areas such as traditional acting methodologies.
- Create your own work, or work in educational and community settings.
As well as gaining a practitioner perspective, you consider the role of the audience and critic towards these media. Your investigations blend a practical approach with a clear theoretical understanding.
Watch student Amy Ratcliffe talk about what it’s like to study this course
How you learn
You will have the opportunity to arrange a year-long work placement in between your second and third years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career.
A number of assessments require you to work in public or professional contexts, and to relate your learning to ongoing personal and professional development.
Staff in stage and screen come from a range of academic and performance backgrounds, and include a number of professional practitioners, as well scholars with specialisms in a diverse range of research and practice. The core team is also supported by a number of external practitioners, who contribute to our delivery of specialist modules.
Course leaders and tutors
An emphasis is placed on the cyclical relationship between practical enquiry and critical analysis and reflection. You are required and supported to continue your learning through individual study and group project work.
You learn through
- practical studio-based workshops introduces you to key performance skills and techniques
- traditional lectures
- interactive seminars
- screenings of film and performance material
- external trips and visits
This course prepares you for a career in
- professional performance
- the arts, media and entertainment industries
- community development
- applied theatre work
- cultural industries
- public sector management and administration
- events management
- programme scheduling
Previous graduates of this course have gone on to work in
- the screen industries
- the media
- their own theatre companies
- arts marketing
- arts management
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
On this course you work in
- rehearsal and recording studios
- a fully-equipped cinema
- flexible classrooms and IT facilities
GCSE English Language at grade C or 4.
80 UCAS points, including 48 points from two A levels or equivalent, or an alternative qualification such as an Access course. Must include a relevant subject such as Film, Television, Theatre or Performance Studies
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
Fees and funding
Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2018/19 is £9,250 per year.
† If you are studying an undergraduate course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2018/19 is £12,750 per year.
We offer a range of scholarships and awards for international students. Find out more.
Financial support for home/EU students
How tuition fees work, student loans and other financial support available.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Film and performance courses (PDF)
Any offer of a place to study is subject to your acceptance of the University’s Terms and Conditions and Student Regulations.