BA (Hons) Drama and Theatre Practice
Take centre stage - break the boundaries in a vibrant and creative environment that encourages interdisciplinary and multimedia approaches to performance.
BA (Hons) Acting
Train to be a professional actor with the Theatre Royal Plymouth and University of Plymouth. Our BA (Hons) Acting vocational course is aligned with Drama UK standards for professional training, offering you key skills and industry expertise.
MA Performance Training
With the MA in Performance Training at the University of Plymouth you’ll hone your performance skills and develop the confidence and ability to understand and analyse the nature of performance. You can choose a full-time or part-time pathway.
MFA Performance Training
The MFA in Performance Training at the University of Plymouth will hone your performance skills and develop your confidence and ability to understand the nature of performance.
PGCE Secondary (Drama)
One year PGCE Secondary (Drama) programme. Bring your graduate expertise, skills and enthusiasm to the imaginative and practical teaching of drama to children of all abilities from 11 to 18.
BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing
The BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing at the University of Plymouth allows you to combine your passion for writing with the study of English literature. You'll broaden your horizons preparing you for many rewarding professions.
BA (Hons) English
The BA (Hons) English with the University of Plymouth offers you an exciting variety of modules, including creative writing. With a strong focus on your academic and professional development, you'll be ready for a rewarding career path.
Performing arts degree courses and research
University of Plymouth: Our performing arts degrees offer a contemporary and challenging approach to subjects; exploring a range of practice from theatre, dance and ritual, to popular entertainment and community contexts
Dr John Matthews - programme leader, BA (Hons) Acting
Dr John Matthews is the Programme Leader for the BA (Hons) Acting at Plymouth University. He has a wealth of experience in the industry both as an actor and director.