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Drama and Creative Writing BA(Hons): Facilities

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There is a wide range of facilities at our Penrhyn Road campus, where this course is based.

Penrhyn Road campusThe campus has grown around the original four-storey main building, which houses many of the important hubs of activity like the main student restaurant, the learning resources centre (LRC), and a host of teaching rooms and lecture theatres.

At the heart of the campus is the John Galsworthy building, a £20million teaching and learning facility. The six-storey complex brings together lecture theatres, flexible teaching space and information technology suites around a landscaped courtyard.

The £9.8million Eadweard Muybridge building also provides spacious specialist laboratories and teaching spaces.

Find out more about the Penrhyn Road campus in the virtual tour.

Learning resources centre

Penrhyn Road Learning Resources CentreThe Penrhyn Road Learning Resources Centre (LRC) gives you access to a large collection of printed and electronic resources. There are drop-in PC areas, video and DVD facilities, satellite TV and a variety of study spaces zoned for different types of learning activity. The wireless network in the LRC means you can also work from your laptop or mobile device.

There's also a reading garden, which offers an oasis of calm when you want to get away from it all, plus a Learning Cafe where you can study over a cup of coffee and a snack. Help and information is on hand for students with disabilities or special learning needs.

Find out more about the Penrhyn Road Learning Resources Centre in the virtual tour.

Computer resources

Business and social sciences students have their own dedicated computer labs and technical support. There are more than 300 computer terminals for the exclusive use of the students (in addition to the University's general computing labs). Some of the labs provide specialist hardware and software for specific courses.

Loans room

Penrhyn Road campus has a loans room from which students in the Faculty of Business and Social Sciences and Kingston School of Art can borrow a wide range of resources for conducting practical work, such as cameras, digital camcorders and tripods, PA systems, microphones, voice recorders and laptops. Specialist rooms can also be booked for audio recording, broadcast media and laboratory tests, amongst others. The loans room is open to students Monday to Friday to collect and return items, and equipment can be hired for a period of half a day up to several months, depending on the type of equipment and the course. Bookings can also be made online (depending on availability).

Clearing hotline

0800 0483 334*

If you are calling from outside the UK, please call:

+44 20 8328 1149

Hotline opening hours

*Calls are free from a landline. Mobile charges may apply – please check with your provider.

Location

This course is taught at Penrhyn Road

View Penrhyn Road on our Google Maps

Clearing hotline

0800 0483 334*

If you are calling from outside the UK, please call:

+44 20 8328 1149

Hotline opening hours

*Calls are free from a landline. Mobile charges may apply – please check with your provider.

Location

This course is taught at Penrhyn Road

View Penrhyn Road on our Google Maps

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