Selection for Drama and Acting courses

Welcome

Select your course above to find out everything you need to know to prepare for your interview, and watch a short video about what we’re looking for.

View the facilities section to immerse yourself in our creative spaces, and select ‘chat to a current student’ to ask your questions in our live Q&As. 

 

 

BA Drama

Interviews will take place online, on Microsoft Teams. Your individual interview will last for approximately 20 minutes. 

We will be looking for students who demonstrate that they are genuinely interested in the practice and study of Drama and/or Drama and Acting at undergraduate level as a means of developing their individual creative talents and abilities. 

Typical interview questions will be:

  • How have your past experiences shaped your interests and ambitions in Drama or Drama and Acting? 
  • Tell us about a play you have been involved in, watched, written or read. What did the experience mean for you and your understanding and appreciation of Drama? 
  • What are your career ambitions after graduation?

To prepare for your online interview, please watch the course information talk to familiarise yourself with the course( you may have already participated in this talk at one of our Open Days). It would be useful to become familiar with the structure of the course prior to the interview. Relevant information is available on the Drama course page.

Interview guidance

BA Drama and Acting

Interviews will take place online, on Microsoft Teams. Your individual interview will last for approximately 20 minutes. 

We will be looking for students who demonstrate that they are genuinely interested in the practice and study of Drama and/or Drama and Acting at undergraduate level as a means of developing their individual creative talents and abilities. 

Typical interview questions will be:

  • How have your past experiences shaped your interests and ambitions in Drama or Drama and Acting? 
  • Tell us about a play you have been involved in, watched, written or read. What did the experience mean for you and your understanding and appreciation of Drama? 
  • What are your career ambitions after graduation?

To prepare for your online interview, please watch the course information talk to familiarise yourself with the course( you may have already participated in this talk at one of our Open Days). It would be useful to become familiar with the structure of the course prior to the interview. Relevant information is available on the Drama and Acting course page.

Interview guidance

Find out more about our facilities

 

Immerse yourself in our Drama facilities by viewing our 360° images. Move between different rooms and spaces by using the arrows or menu bar on the top left, and use the controls or your cursor to explore the images. You can also expand to full screen using the icon on the bottom left of the images.

Chat to a current UWE Bristol student on your course

Students will be on hand from 14:00-16:00 on the following dates to answer questions about your course and student life at UWE Bristol. Please click on the link below and select your course to join the live Q&A. 

December 2020 January 2021 February 2021 March 2021 April 2021