UWS Clearing 2022




BA (Hons)


4 years full-time




September 2022



About the course

Harness the power of performance with UWS’s BA Performance programme.

This programme is designed to help you become a creative, critical thinker who’ll make a positive impact in the workplace.

To help you explore performance critically and practically, teaching on this programme focuses on the practical, historical, theoretical applications of performance. 

Plus, masterclasses led by leading industry staff and professionals will enhance your learning and provide insights into contemporary performance industries.

We recognise the important role that having practical experience under your belt has on securing a graduate career, which is why this programme strives to offer real-world professional settings to help you hone your practice.

By offering a combination of practical and theoretical study, this programme will provide you with the opportunities to work across multiple disciplines so that you can learn and create independently and collaboratively.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:


Year 1: Open

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 1: Closed

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: BBCC (96 UCAS Tariff points)
  • A levels: CCC (96 UCAS Tariff points)
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3 H3 H3 H3
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points (3@ HLigher)
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to Humanities BBB, must include SQA Higher English or the equivalent units (Comms 4 & Literature 1)
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: BBC (136 UCAS Tariff points)
  • A levels: BBC (112 UCAS Tariff points)
  • SQA HNC* / BTEC Level 4 HNC*: Acting and Performance or Musical Theatre or Theatre Arts or Dance or Performance

* all HNCs for Year 2 entry will be considered on an individual basis

  • SQA HND or BTEC Level 5 HND: Acting and Performance or Musical Theatre or Theatre Arts or Dance or Performance

Further Information

Clearing Guide

Clearing can sometimes feel like a bit of an emotional rollercoaster. Don’t worry though as we’re here to guide you through the process, giving you the information and advice you need.


You should use the UCAS Hub to keep up-to-date with your undergraduate application. Your UCAS Hub account will be updated once a decision has been made on your application and you’ll be notified.

Fees & Funding

Your tuition fee status is determined by your nationality and the country where you are ordinarily resident. Find out all about undergraduate fees and funding for Scottish, UK, EU and International students – including information on tuition fees, student loans, and alternative sources of funding.

Contact us

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk


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