Key Themes 2018-19

SDTN Programme for 2018-19: Key Themes

SDTN’s role is to support the development of practice-based drama training in Scotland and we work with the Further Education Colleges and Higher Education Institutions and professionals from Theatre and Screen industries to deliver a varied programme of learning events and activities.

Our programme for 2018-19 is built around four key themes

Career Pathways 

  • Working with Careers Advisers, teachers and senior phase learners in schools
  • A Directory of the publicly funded courses in Scotland for Theatre, Film, TV and Radio
  • Providing good quality information about a variety of drama training choices in Scotland via our Course Finder

 Engagement with Industry

  • A range of activities that add value to the student learning experience and sets learning in an applied professional context
  • Events include workshops, Q&As, immersive training experiences with industry professionals and visits to venues and workplaces

Skills Development and professional learning for FE and HE Staff

A programme of workshops with leading industry professionals in Theatre, Film, TV and Radio and peer to peer learning.

Graduate Pathways 

  • For students in the months leading up to and just after graduating
  • Graduate Training Programme – The Network Ensemble
  • Career focused information and networking events


If you would more information about the programme and how we can work with you and your students please contact Lucy Vaughan, Director SDTN


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