Free course

Approaching plays

Free statement of participation on completion

Do you want to get more out of drama? This free course, Approaching plays, is designed to develop the analytical skills you need for a more in-depth study of literary plays. You will learn about dialogue, stage directions, blank verse, dramatic structure and conventions and aspects of performance.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the basic technical terms associated with plays
  • make the most out the text of a play.