BFA - Dramatic Arts/BEd

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Dramatic Arts/Bachelor of Education

Develop as an artist and drama specialist in the contemporary classroom. The combined degrees take five years to complete and you graduate with two degrees. Your BFA- Dramatic Arts covers the subject you want to teach, while at the heart of the Education degree (BEd) is three professional semesters, which provide experience through supervised placements in schools.

With hands-on experiences in fundamental elements of performance, design and technical theatre, you develop applied skills in every facet of the discipline. Courses in theatre history and theory provide a well-rounded appreciation of theatre’s past, present, and future. Our program includes the flexibility to pursue additional drama topics of your specific interest.

The breadth of our program enables you to share your artistic knowledge in various educational contexts and guide the entire process of producing a play from beginning to end.



Know your calendar year

Remember that program requirements vary depending on the calendar year, which is usually the year of admission to uLethbridge. Therefore requirements may differ from year to year, even within the same major.

For questions about this or changing calendar years speak with an advisor.




A minor is a good way to complement your major, have your interests in another subject area recognized on your official transcript, and expand your employment opportunities. It is an optional component of your degree program that requires a smaller number of courses to complete.

See An Advisor for more information about this.