This course offers an opportunity for you to gain Qualified Teacher Status alongside your Drama studies. BA (Hons) Drama with Secondary Education (QTS) uniquely offers a BA qualification in Drama that you can take directly into the secondary Drama classroom.
You will undertake periods of University-based learning and you will spend at least 120 days divided between a range of schools at different times during the three years. Teaching on the course reflects a variety of methodologies that will prepare you for life in the classroom including teacher-led debates, pupil-led exploration, peer-group discovery and the provision of individual targets. You will be assessed in a variety of ways including written assignments; classroom based investigations and other school-based activities, and appraisals of practical teaching skills.
The Drama content of this programme is significant. This is because as a teacher you will be expected to have significant specialist knowledge in your subject. During the three years, you will share many classes with students enrolled on the B.A. (Hons) Drama programme. The subject specific Drama teaching on this course will enable you to pursue alternative career options outside of teaching should you so desire. The expertise and transferrable skills you will receive will leave you well positioned for a variety of creative industry career paths
Award: BA Professional Qualification 3 Years Full Time Taught in English