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Body and Voice 2 (DRAM10030)

Undergraduate level 1Points: 25On Campus (Southbank)

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Overview

Year of offer2019
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 1
Subject codeDRAM10030
Campus
Southbank
Availability
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject builds on the student’s discovery of the interdependence of voice and body in Semester 1. The unit continues addressing idiosyncratic habits in order to further develop a functional, efficient and flexible body and voice. This subject will include a selection from the following: physical awareness of breath in the body, muscularity, resonance, active listening and kinaesthetic awareness. It will use, physical improvisation, dynamic imagery, mask work, clowning and rhythmical play to activate sensory perception. This unit is co-delivered to BFA Acting and BFA Theatre students.

Intended learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate skilful engagement of perception and imagination integrated with movement, action and speech
  • Embody an expanded range of physical and vocal skills in a variety of creative and performance contexts
  • Identify a personal working process including: physical and vocal warm-up etc.

Last updated: 23 July 2019