Drama gives students many transferable interpersonal skills. In many areas of industry students are likely to need the ability to work as part of a team and confidence to make presentations or to manage groups of people. It is therefore an extremely flexible course which has obvious benefits for those wishing to pursue Arts courses at University level but also has wider applications for all areas of employment.
The skills which will be developed through the subject include:
teamwork and collaboration
time management and organisational skills
an open mind and the ability to experiment with different ideas
analytical, critical and research skills
the ability to cope with criticism and learn from it