Technical and Production ManagementUCAS Code: W493
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Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 64-120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers29%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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As live theatre and performance becomes an increasingly important part of the global economy, there is a huge demand for Technical and Production Management professionals. This course trains students in the specialist skills and knowledge of managing creative processes from initial concept through rehearsal to realised performance. Technical and Production Management students learn to co-ordinate and bring together all the technical and practical aspects of staging a performance; from hands-on skills and techniques of theatre technical work to managing the collaboration of the whole production team of designers, engineers, artists and technicians. This prepares them for a career in technical management, production management, or associated fields within the entertainment industry. Following intense training in fundamental theatre technology and management practice, students’ focus their career direction by engaging directly with performing arts professionals, including access to both long established and emerging industry companies, venues, manufacturers and suppliers. Students also have the opportunity to arrange and complete placements to explore the specific areas of the entertainment industry in which they are interested. This course leads to the qualification of BA (Hons) Theatre Practice. For more detailed information, to see what is covered in each year of the course and to view the Course Specification document, click on the 'Course Details' heading on the following page of Central's website: http://www.cssd.ac.uk/course/technical-and-production-management-ba
For detailed information available in the Course Specification document, click on the 'Course Details' heading on the following page of Central's website: http://www.cssd.ac.uk/course/technical-and-production-management-ba
With over 55 academic staff and visiting artists and lecturers, Central contains the largest grouping of drama, theatre and performance specialists in the UK. Our strength, unique in the sector, lies in a combination of first-rate practical training and production and a highly ranked programme of research aimed at the cutting edge of new performance practice.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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Drama and Theatre Studies
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