Department of English and Modern Languages

  • Drama (BA or BSc)


    Induction Week (Week 0) Diary

    Here is a list of the main events involving Drama students in Induction Week (17-21 September). Events in bold are COMPULSORY.

    Once you've had a look at your timetable for the week, click on our Welcome page, which contains lots of other useful information.

    Event

    Time

    Location

    Monday 17 September

    Welcome and Induction Start at 11:00
    Finish at 13:00
    Kennedy Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    Drama Enrolment Start at 13:15
    Finish at 14:00
    Abercrombie Building (Ground Floor), Headington Road site, Headington Campus

    Wednesday 19 September

    Freshers' Sports Fair 10:00 to 16:00 Centre for Sport, Headington Campus

    Thursday 20 September

    Subject Meeting 1 Start at 10:00
    Finish at 11:00
    Drama students will attend the meeting for their second subject
    Subject Meeting 2 Start at 11:00
    Finish at 12:00
    Drama Studio, Headington Hill site, Headington Campus
    All Drama students must attend this meeting
    Drama Studio Induction Start at 12:00
    Finish at 13:00
    Drama Studio, Headington Hill site, Headington Campus
    Meet Your Academic Advisor Drop-in from
    14:00 to 16:00
    Check on your PIP page when you print your timetable for their name and room number.
    PIP Helpdesk (First Years only) Drop-in from
    14:00 to 17:00
    G126, Gibbs Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    For timetable and programme queries

    Friday 21 September

    Freshers' Fair 10:00 to 16:00
    John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    PIP Helpdesk (All students) Drop-in from
    11:00 to 17:00
    G126, Gibbs Building, Headington Road site, Headington Campus
    For timetable and programme queries.

    All Days

    Various Workshops and Events See Workshops and Events page for details.

    Subject Codes

    All subjects within the university have a unique code. All subjects within the university have a unique subject code. DW is combined honours Drama i.e. students are combining Drama with another subject. Students will be studying for a BA or BSc dependent on their second subject.

    Key Contacts

    Here is a list of Key Contacts for your course:

    Contact

    Contact Details

    Head of Department Professor Simon Kövesi
    Programme Lead Professor Dan Lea
    Subject Coordinator Dr Carina Bartleet
    Student Support Coordinator Mr Chris Taylor
    Academic Liaison Librarian Ms Joanna Cooksey
    Programme Administrator Ms Debra Bates +44 (0)1865 483750

    Recommended Reading

    Here are some of the recommended texts for the first year Drama modules. Please note that you are not required to get these books in advance. They are shown for those students who want to make a head start on the reading. Full reading lists for each module will be given in your lectures.

    Module

    Book Details

    U67017 Approaches to Performance Wedekind, F. (2012). Spring Awakening. London: Methuen Drama (Student edition recommended)
    U67018 Texts in Performance Kane. S. (1998) Crave. London: Methuen Drama
    Shakespeare, W. (2018). Titus Andronicus. London: Bloomsbury (Revised Arden edition edited by Jonathan Bate highly recommended)

    Academic Advisors

    This is a list of all the Academic Advisors for Drama. You will be notified of who your Academic Advisor is when you enrol. You should meet your Academic Advisor in his/her room on Thursday Week 0 between 2pm and 4pm. If there is any change to this, it will be shown in the Alternative Arrangement column.

    Name

    Room

    Phone

    Alternative Arrangement

    Dr Carina Bartleet T411a 48 4239  
    Dr Laura Higgins T411b 48 3912  
    Dr Eleanor Lowe T407 48 4340