ACP378 - Out of the Ether: Devised Theatre


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), CBD*

Credit point(s): 2
Previously coded as: ACP204
EFTSL value: 0.250

Students must have completed 1 unit from ACD211, ACP279, ACP205 or ACP206



Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 300-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 4-hour seminar and 1 x 3-hour seminar per week


*CBD refers to the National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute; Community Based Delivery


Students will be presented with a project proposal and work under the direction of the lecturer to develop and present a major original performance work. Students are introduced to methods for devising theatre in group contexts based on the work of influential contemporary performance practitioners and the needs of the project, and will document and evaluate the creative process. The unit prepares students for independent, small team-based devising projects in later units.

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