The Department of Visual and Dramatic Arts offers a bachelor's programme in drama education and drama courses in the University's different teacher education programmes. Drama/Theatre has five full-time academic staff and a large number of part-time teachers.
Most courses are taught through hands-on drama and theatre work emphasising creative performance through various dramatic modes of expression. Most of the work is done in the drama and theatre halls on campus. Student ensembles tour extensively and students are engaged in work placements in a range of settings throughout their studies.
Head of Department:
Jorunn Seljeseth - tel (+47) 38141480 - Jorunn.Seljeseth@uia.no
Theatre and Drama Programme Coordinator:
Kjetil Kro Sørborg - tel (+47) 3814 1476 - Kjetil.Sorborg@uia.no