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Creative Arts - Studio Arts (Theatre Arts)

The University of the West Indies

12 months
12404 USD/year
12404 USD/year
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The Master of Creative Arts - Studio Arts (Theatre Arts) programme at The University of the West Indies is built on the study and appreciation of the arts and grounded in the skills required for teaching and learning in the arts and the management of arts and cultural industries. 


Creative Arts - Studio Arts (Theatre Arts) students at The University of the West Indies learn the dynamics of the creative process – artistic production, working with artists, schools, government agencies, cultural organizations, community groups and art institutions, such as museums and dance companies, to promote art, enhance artistic skills, raise funds, manage budgets, and develop arts and cultural programmes. 

Learning outcomes

Our postgraduate programme seeks to engage artists, teachers and cultural industry workers to explore the development of an arts and cultural infrastructure focusing on national and regional objectives within a Caribbean context. With the increasing importance of arts and culture in the international economy, our post-graduate programme focuses on capacity building to develop human resources in the creative arts, to integrate the arts into schools’ curricula and to produce high-quality art work that will benefit the Caribbean and support the growth of the arts and culture sector

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Playwriting
  • Actors Workshop
  • Production Design and Stagecraft
  • Directing Lab 
  • Research Methods in the Arts 
  • Seminar: Aesthetics, Theory and Criticism 
  • Theorising Caribbean Art

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications for special admissions must be made on the appropriate application forms. A non-refundable application fee of BDS$35 (US$20 for non-Caribbean applicants) must accompany the application for special admission.
  • To be considered for entry as a “Specially Admitted Student” applicants should normally be matriculable.
  • Those students who do not satisfy the requirements for entry to the University should provide satisfactory evidence of their previous studies. In appropriate cases they may be required to sit a special entrance examination. In the assessment of the qualifications of applicants due allowance should be made for their maturity.
  • Specially admitted students shall be required to pay the appropriate fees as are in effect.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12404 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12404 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12404 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12404 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bridgetown

1960 - 2590 BBD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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