Theatre Studies 2:Classical To Modern

University of Glasgow

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Theatre Studies 2:Classical To Modern

  • Host University

    University of Glasgow

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Area of Study

    Theater

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Scotcat Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    This course offers a historical and critical survey of the dominant forms of theatre practice in Europe before 1900. It is designed to introduce students to broad theoretical concepts, such as those in Aristotle's Poetics, Neo-classicism, and Naturalism and to assist them in investigating the influence of such movements on dramaturgy and theatre practice within the relevant socio-historical context.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.