Drama and Performance course

Drama and Performance




Drama and Performance Diploma Course

Welcome to our Drama and Performance course, a comprehensive online journey into the world of theatre and performance arts. This course is tailor-made for those with a passion for drama and a desire to explore the multifaceted dimensions of performance. Whether you’re an aspiring actor, director, or simply a theatre enthusiast, this course offers a rich tapestry of knowledge and skills to enhance your understanding and appreciation of drama.

Our Drama and Performance online course begins with a deep exploration of the History and Evolution of Drama. You’ll journey through time, from the ancient Greek amphitheatres to the modern-day stage, understanding how drama has been a mirror to society and a catalyst for change. This foundation sets the stage for a deeper appreciation of the art form.

As we move forward, you’ll delve into the Elements of Drama. Here, you’ll learn about the crucial components that make a play, from plot and character to dialogue and theme. This unit is essential for anyone looking to grasp the basics of dramaturgy and script analysis.

The course then transitions to an examination of Drama Genres. You’ll explore the diverse world of theatre, from tragedy and comedy to modern experimental forms. Understanding these genres will equip you with the ability to appreciate and critique a wide range of performances.

In the Drama Performance Techniques unit, you’ll get a chance to step into the shoes of an actor. This section covers essential acting skills, voice modulation, and body language, crucial for bringing characters to life on stage.

Directing and Staging a Play is where your creative vision comes into play. You’ll learn about the director’s role, staging techniques, and how to bring a script to life in a theatrical production. This unit is perfect for those aspiring to lead and craft memorable performances.

The Drama in the Digital Age unit is particularly relevant in today’s world. You’ll explore how technology is transforming the way we create, consume, and interact with drama, from online performances to digital storytelling.

Drama and Society delves into the social impact of theatre. You’ll understand how drama has been used as a tool for social commentary and change, and how it continues to reflect and influence societal norms and values.

In Drama and Education, we explore the educational aspects of drama. You’ll learn about the role of drama in learning environments, its benefits for personal development, and how it can be used as a teaching tool.

Drama Criticism and Analysis is where you’ll hone your analytical skills. You’ll learn how to critically evaluate plays, understanding the nuances of performance, and the intricacies of theatrical production.

Finally, The Future of Drama and Performance unit will encourage you to look ahead. You’ll explore emerging trends in theatre, the challenges facing the industry, and the potential for innovation in performance arts.

Throughout the Drama and Performance diploma course, each unit concludes with a multiple-choice examination. This assessment helps you recap the key points covered and ensures you haven’t missed anything crucial. The results are immediately available, allowing you to review any mistakes and revisit topics as needed. If your results are satisfactory, you can confidently proceed to the next chapter.

Upon completing the Drama and Performance course, you will receive a diploma certificate and an academic transcript. These documents, available for download from your student account at no extra charge, serve as a testament to your dedication and newfound expertise in drama and performance.

Embark on this Drama and Performance online course to unlock a world of creativity, expression, and theatrical mastery. Whether you’re looking to enhance your acting skills, direct your own plays, or simply deepen your appreciation for the art form, this course offers a comprehensive and engaging journey into the heart of drama.

What you will learn

1:History and Evolution of Drama
2:Elements of Drama
3:Drama Genres
4:Drama Performance Techniques
5:Directing and Staging a Play
6:Drama in the Digital Age
7:Drama and Society
8:Drama and Education
9:Drama Criticism and Analysis
10:The Future of Drama and Performance

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Course Outcomes

After completing the course, you will receive a diploma certificate and an academic transcript from Elearn college.


Each unit concludes with a multiple-choice examination. This exercise will help you recall the major aspects covered in the unit and help you ensure that you have not missed anything important in the unit. The results are readily available, which will help you see your mistakes and look at the topic once again. If the result is satisfactory, it is a green light for you to proceed to the next chapter.


Elearn College is a registered Ed-tech company under the UK Register of Learning( Ref No:10062668). After completing a course, you will be able to download the certificate and the transcript of the course from the website. For the learners who require a hard copy of the certificate and transcript, we will post it for them for an additional charge.

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