Study at Drama for Life - Wits University 2017
Drama for Life, based at the University Of The Witwatersrand, is an arts centre for social transformation and healing. Our postgraduate academic, research and community engagement department brings together the disciplines of Applied Drama and Theatre, Performance Ethnography, Performance as Research, Arts Education, Drama Therapy and Expressive Arts Therapies within the context of a critical reflexive praxis.
2017 ADMISSIONS FOR THE DRAMA FOR LIFE POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME
We invite all interested outstanding Performers, Theatre-Makers, Performing Arts Managers, Arts Educators, Community-Based Theatre Practitioners and Drama Facilitators working in Capacity Development, HIV/AIDS, Civic Society, Health Education, Arts Therapies, Universities and Arts & Culture to apply for admissions and become part of Africa’s future generation of artistic leaders through the Drama for Life Postgraduate Programme.
Drama for Life has alumni and scholars from nineteen countries namely: Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, DRC, Kenya, Namibia, Swaziland, Lesotho, Mozambique, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Rwanda, South Africa, Uganda, Israel, Germany Zimbabwe and Nigeria.
2017 ACADEMIC CURRICULUM
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Arts in the field of Applied Drama and Theatre (AX000)
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Arts in the field of Expressive Arts Therapies (AX000)
3. Bachelor of Arts with Honours in the field of Applied Drama: Theatre in Education, Communities and Social Contexts (AH000)
4. Bachelor of Arts with Honours in the field of Drama Therapy (AH000)
5. Master of Arts in the field of Applied Drama: Theatre in Education, Communities and Social Contexts (AC000)
6. Master of Arts in the field of Drama Therapy (AC000)
7. Master of Arts in Dramatic Art by Creative Research and Dissertation (AR000)
8. PhD by Creative Research and, or Dissertation (AD002)
DATES AND DEADLINES
Closing dates for the applications for Advanced Diploma, Honours, Masters, Post Graduate Diploma and PhD:
31st October 2016 (International Only)
30th November 2016 (South African students)
If you would like to be considered for Wits Residence, please make sure that your application is in by 31st October 2016. Closing date for DFL Scholarship Applications is 30th November 2016
For Application Forms contact Sao Mendes: Sao.Mendes@wits.ac.za. or Natasha Mazonde: Natasha.Mazonde@wits.ac.za. You can also download the forms from the following website: www.wits.ac.za/applications.