MA Design for Performance

Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama    Postgraduate Courses

Full time September MA 2 Years
Creative Arts & Design (9)

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The MA Design for Performance programme offers a unique opportunity to receive specialist tuition from a team of experienced design practitioners. With input from visiting professionals from around the world, you will gain valuable insights into the industry. The programme includes the chance to work on up to two College productions, ranging from drama to musical theatre and opera. You will also have the opportunity to undertake professional work placements and showcase your work in public exhibitions in Cardiff and London. The programme offers a range of specialist pathways, including set and costume design, puppetry, lighting and sound design, and more. Entry requirements typically include a degree in an art and design related subject, but the College also considers applications from those with exceptional practical ability. International applicants must meet the College's English language requirements.

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Enhance your design expertise with our course that offers specialist tuition and work placement opportunities for 10 different fields of study and gain the technical, creative and professional skills to launch your career, with our courses offering hands-on training.

About the course

In this course that focuses on hands-on practical training, you can take your existing design skills and apply them to a new, advanced specialist field of study (or ‘pathway’) at a professional level:

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Entry Requirements

Entry requirements usually include a degree or equivalent qualification in an art and design related subject.

Selection is made on the basis of an interview and portfolio presentation. We may consider applications from people without formal qualifications, if they have an exceptional level of practical ability and suitable portfolio content.

International applicants

International applicants whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate that their English language ability meets our minimum requirements. Please refer to our English language requirements page for details of accepted English language tests and required scores.

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