Australian Drama from 1955 to the Present

La Trobe University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Australian Drama from 1955 to the Present

  • Host University

    La Trobe University

  • Location

    Melbourne, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Acting, Australian Culture, Theater

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    15 credit points (1 course) of second year Theatre & Drama, or coordinator's approval.

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This is a study of the development of Australian drama and theatre over the last 50-60 years, in the context of past and current policy and practice in the professional theatre. Students are engaged upon course-work based on a representative selection of texts from the period and Australian plays in performance.

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.