Term Dates - 2019/2020 | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Term Dates - 2019/2020

Term dates for all undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the academic year 2019/2020.

Registration

Registration sessions for new students will be in the week commencing 30/09/2019 at which attendance is mandatory, with the exception of MA Acting and MA Music Theatre which will register on 09/09/2019. 

UNDERGRADUATE School

Taught DEGREE programmes

BA (Hons) Acting

(All courses, 1st and 2nd years; plus Music Theatre, 3rd year only)

BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education

(All years)

BA (Hons) Contemporary Performance Practices

(All years)

BA (Hons) Theatre Practice

(All years)

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

BA (Hons) Acting

(Acting course, 3rd year only)

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 09/09/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 06/01/2020 13/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 30/05/2020

 

BA (Hons) Acting

(Collaborative & Devised Theatre course, 3rd year only)

Attendance required:

Term start end
Autumn Term 2019 23/09/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 20/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 27/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

Postgraduate School

Research degree programmes

MPhil/PhD

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

Taught DEGREE programmes

MA Acting*

Attendance required:

term start end
1st Trimester 2019 09/09/2019 14/12/2019
2nd Trimester 2020 06/01/2020 03/04/2020
3rd Trimester 2020 20/04/2020 27/07/2020
4th Term 2020
(Directed independent study)
28/07/2020 21/08/2020

 

MA Music Theatre*

Attendance required:

term start end
1st Trimester 2019 09/09/2019 17/12/2020
2nd Trimester 2020 06/01/2020 01/04/2020
3rd Trimester 2020 14/04/2020 03/07/2020
4th Term 2020
(Directed independent study)
06/07/2020 21/08/2020

 

MA Acting for Screen
MA Actor Training and Coaching
MA Advanced Theatre Practice
MA Applied Theatre
MA Creative Producing
MA Movement: Directing and Teaching
MA Performance Practice as Research
MA Scenography
MA Theatre Criticism and Dramaturgy
MA Voice Studies:Teaching and Coaching
MA Writing for Stage and Broadcast Media
PG Certificate Applied Theatre w/Young People

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 22/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 26/06/2020
4th Term 2020
(Directed independent study)
29/06/2020 27/09/2020

 

MA Drama and Movement Therapy

Year 1

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

Year 2

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 16/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

MFA Advanced Theatre Practice
MFA Actor Training and Coaching
MFA Creative Producing
MFA Movement: Directing and Teaching
MFA Performance Practice as Research
MFA Scenography
MFA Voice Studies
MFA Writing for Stage and Broadcast Media

 

Year 1

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019 07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

Year 2

Attendance required:

term start end
Autumn Term 2019
(Directed Independent Study)
07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020
(Directed Independent Study)
13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020
(Directed Independent Study)
20/04/2020 26/06/2020

 

PG Certificate Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

Attendance required:

TERM START END
Autumn Term 2019 07/10/2019 13/12/2019
Spring Term 2020 13/01/2020 20/03/2020
Summer Term 2020 20/04/2020 17/07/2020

 

* Registration for these courses will be on the first day of the autumn term for that course.
1. all dates are in dd/mm/yyyy format
2. the School reserves the right to amend any of the above dates if deemed necessary. Not all breaks in required attendance are shown here.
3. term dates for year 3 of BA Acting may change dependent on the positioning of showcases in the UK.