ACP103 - Foundations of Acting and Performance
|Year||2018 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)|
1 x 1 hour Class per week and 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week
Through practical workshops students will develop the essential skills required for acting and public presentation at a foundation level with specific focus on presence, impulse, energy and imagination. Through the practical application and analysis of two core actor-training methods, particular focus will be placed on questions of the boundaries between self and character, truth and fiction, text and subtext, as well as outside-in versus inside-out methods of constructing a role.
Research essay (individual), 1600 words, 40%
Performance exercise 1 (group), 30%
Performance exercise 2 (20% group mark, 10% individual mark), 30%