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Liverpool Screen School 

Interviews and auditions

Thank you for booking your interview all the information you need is provided below:

We look forward to seeing you on the day. If you have any queries in the meantime, please contact the Faculty Admissions Team on 0151 231 5175 or by email to apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk.

Drama applicants

Congratulations if you've been invited to an interview or audition for the BA (Hons) Drama course. All the information you need to prepare is provided below.

Thank you for your application. Due to precautionary measures due to the coronavirus situation we are no longer conducting face to face interviews or auditions. In order to consider your application, we would like you to submit a video audition which will be assessed by the Admissions Tutor.

Your video audition should be between 10-15 minutes in total and consist of:

a) your performance of existing OR improvised piece(s) of theatre/drama work;

AND

b) a verbal statement by yourself explaining:

(i) your interest in studying Drama at LJMU

(ii) what you feel you have to offer to your fellow students

(iii) what you feel you have to offer the course

You can either email your video as an attachment to the Faculty Admissions Office at apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk or post your audition on YouTube and email the link to at apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Please ensure that you include your full name and UCAS Personal ID number in your email.


Media Production applicants

Congratulations if you've been invited to an interview for the BA (Hons) Media Production course. All the information you need to prepare is provided below.

Thank you for your application. Due to precautionary measures due to the coronavirus situation we are no longer conducting face to face interviews but instead we will interview you via email.

Please email apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk with your answers to the following questions:

  1. Provide a link to a piece of media. This might be a video on YouTube, photographs on Instagram or a sound file, a blog or website
  2. Write a paragraph (approximately 300 words) that covers - what your role on this production was. Was this a team project or individual? Was this for coursework or something you produced outside of education? What was your inspiration? What might you change if you were to continue working on or revise this project? What did you enjoy most about producing this work?
  3. Why would you like to study BA (Hons) Media Production at LJMU? What in particular about this course appeals to you? (approximately 300 words)

You might want to look at our course blog before answering this question:

  1. Write 500 words about - A piece of media you find engaging and why. This could be a particular TV show, website, game or interactive experience.

Please also include any questions you have about the course.

Thank you in advance for your answers to the above questions. Once we have received your interview answers we will make a decision about your application as quickly as possible and this will be communicated with you via UCAS.

I have a question. Who can I ask?

If you have a question about your interview, please contact the team below.

Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies

Telephone: 0151 231 5175
Email: apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk