Do you want to study Theatre Arts? Are you looking for JAMB or WAEC subject combination for Theatre Arts? If so, am happy to inform you that JAMB and WAEC Subject combination for Theatre Arts has been released and is now available.

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All JAMB and WAEC candidates who are interested in studying or having a career in Theatre Arts are hereby informed that JAMB and WAEC subject combination for Theatre Arts for 2020/2021 academic session has been released.

What is Theatre Arts about?

Theatre Arts is a collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers, typically actors or actresses, to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience in a specific place, often a stage. The performers may communicate this experience to the audience through combinations of gesture, speech, song, music, and dance.

Theatre art degree programme introduces students to a major form of literature and performing arts, thereby developing a familiarity with one of the greatest cultural heritage and an understanding of human behaviour and civilization as it is reflected through the ages.

In many cases, the department of theatre arts helps to prepare students with professional aspirations as either artists or teachers in their specialized area of interest.See below for more information on careers one can take on with a degree in theatre arts and also subject combinations needed to study this course.

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JAMB UTME Subject Combination For Theatre Arts?

For you to be on a safe side it is better if you aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic.

JAMB UTME subject combination for Theatre Arts are

  1. Use of English
  2. Lit. in English
  3. And two other relevant subjects.

O level/WAEC Subject Combination For Theatre Arts

The subjects needed to study Theatre Arts in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE.

The O level requirement that is the compulsory for Theatre Arts must include:

  1. English Language
  2. Arts subjects
  3. A trade subject

Places Where One can work with a Degree in Theatre Arts

Various Career opportunities in Theatre Arts include;

  • Acting.
  • Community arts worker.
  • Dancer.
  • Drama-therapist.
  • Music therapist.
  • Theater director.

List of Universities in Nigeria Offering Theatre Arts.

Below contains various Universities in Nigeria that one can study Theatre Arts and they are as follows;

  • Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  • Bowen University, Iwo
  • Benue State University, Makurdi
  • University of Calabar
  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  • Ekiti State University
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  • Gregory University, Uturu
  • University of Ibadan
  • Igbinedion University Okada
  • Kogi State University Anyigba
  • Nasarawa State University Keffi
  • Niger Delta University Yenagoa
  • Plateau State University Bokkos
  • Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • University of Uyo
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Michael Etu

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