2017-2018 / THEA0004-1

Theatre history and theory


30h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in information and communication5 crédits 
 Bachelor in French and Romance languages and literatures : general5 crédits 
 Master in multilingual communication (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in performing arts (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Nancy Delhalle

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

We'll follow the most important moments of the history of European theatre, from the tragedy in ancient Athens to « postmodern » drama.

For each period, we'll see how contemporary directors reread the repertoire.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The student will develop a critical approach of contemporary theatre through history.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Planned learning activities and teaching methods



Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

The course will take place at the second semester.
See : http://cipl82.philo.ulg.ac.be/horaires

Recommended or required readings

Assessment methods and criteria

The evaluation is an oral examination.

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks

Texts of theatrical theory will be available via MyULg.


Nancy Delhalle

04/366 57 61