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Subject Area: Theatre and Performance Studies
This course can also be studied in the following specialisation: Creative Writing

Reviewing the Arts explores a variety of writing modes in arts journalism, including interviews, previews and reviews. Through both critical and practice-based methods, you will become familiar with writing practices across many forms including theatre and performance, dance, music, visual arts and film. This is an industry-articulated course providing opportunities to engage with the arts industry through lecturers and case studies. It is team taught across disciplines and showcases the reviewing practices of key staff and guest lecturers. Reviewing the Arts will support you in preparing for freelance/portfolio careers as artists, journalists and administrators in the arts. This course is part of the Theatre and Performance Studies stream. It can also be studied as an elective in the Creative Writing stream.


Study Level


Offering Terms

Term 2



Delivery Mode

Fully on-site

Indicative contact hours


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Additional Information

This course is offered as General Education.

Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

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