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THE1002 Introduction to History and Theory of Drama 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Creative Arts

Other requisites

It is desirable that students have completed THE1001 Introduction to History and Theory of Drama 1.

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.


The study of the performance event, and of dramatic texts and theatre theories, provides insights into human experience. This course provides students with an introductory overview of some of the major plays, theories and historical features of the 20th century. Texts will be drawn mostly from European performance traditions. Continuing on from Introduction to the History and Theory of Drama 1, this course will develop students' ability to formulate and present academic arguments about drama.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2012 External
Semester 2, 2012 On-campus Toowoomba