School of Arts

  1. Arts Studio

    Arts Studio

    Arts Studio

    Read the latest edition of the School of Arts Magazine.
  2. Drama

     Drama

    Drama

    We offer a comprehensive suite of programmes to suit a range of interests relating to theatre.
  3. Film

     Film

    Film

    We have been at the forefront of developing film studies as an academic subject for over 30 years.
  4. History of Art

    History of Art

    History of Art

    We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes that explore the history and theory of art.
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The New Canterbury Sound: Jack Hues and the Quartet + The Boot Lagoon

Friday September 4th 2015, 8pm Keynes College, University of Kent, Canterbury Free entry Canterbury in the 1960s and 1970s was a hotbed of musical creativity. A community of musicians and bands connected to the city shared an artistic curiosity that encompassed rock, jazz, soul, poetry, folk and contemporary classical music. With a sound that mixed eccentric psychedelia with Miles Davis-style jazz-rock bands such as The ...

20 August 2015

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£1,500 Scholarships announced for MA Physical Acting

The School of Arts are pleased to announce that they will award up to FIVE MA Scholarships for the MA Physical Acting programme for entry in September 2015. The scholarships are open for application to Home/EU/Overseas Kent Graduates who are applying for a place on the MA Physical Acting programme and will provide £1,500 towards the 2015/16 tuition fee. The Home/Eu fee for 2015/16 is £5,250, the overseas fee is £12,890. Applicants, who must...

17 August 2015

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Register Now for New York Trip 2016

Following the huge success of previous School of Arts trips, we will once again be organising an excursion to New York in February 2016! The trip is open to all current School of Arts undergraduate and postgraduate students and is designed to provide you with an opportunity to explore the famous city and enhance your learning experience outside of lectures and seminars. For example, Drama and Film scholars will find the Bill Rose Theatre Collection in the NY...

14 August 2015

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Join us for the 50th Festival!

Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September is the University of Kent’s 50th Festival, part of the 50th anniversary celebrations. The School of Arts will be hosting lots of events throughout the weekend. Why not come up to the Canterbury Campus and join us? 50th Film Festival: The Greatest Films of All Time! and the Greatest Children’s Films of All Time! Sat 5th-Sun 6th September Lupino Cinema, FREE and free popcorn FILM FESTIVAL TICKETS CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL TICKETS Facebook E...

13 August 2015

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National Student Survey Results 2015

The National Student Survey Results 2015 for Drama and Film have been released and we are happy to announce our results. Overall Satisfaction: Film has been ranked 6th in the UK with a score of 93% satisfied with the course. Drama has an overall satisfaction score of 81%. Other observations: 91% of Drama students said that staff were enthusiastic about what they are teaching. 95% of Film students agreed that staff made the subject interesting. 92% of Film...

12 August 2015

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