Terms & Conditions and Useful Information

Summer School 2020 Dates

1st to 8th August 2020

Summer School 2020 Location

The Performance Hub, University of Wolverhampton - Walsall Campus

Fees 2020

Week Long Course Residential - £660
Week Long Course non-Residential - £560

What’s Included: 

Additional Option

If you need to arrive early on Friday 31st July 2020 rooms can be booked via Head Office at a cost of £30 per person per night for Bed & Breakfast

What's not included

NODA does not include cancellation or personal accident insurance within the course fee. Students are strongly advised to make their own insurance arrangements especially against cancellation. If your existing Holiday Insurance doesn't cover you or if you haven’t got any Holiday Insurance, ask NODA Insurance for a quote.

Terms and Conditions

  1. General

    In all matters the Summer School Chairman and/or the Summer School Director’s decision shall be final. NODA Theatre Summer School reserves the right to substitute tutors at any point leading up to the first day of the school.

    NODA Theatre Summer School will aim to deliver the course as described in the Course Descriptions page, however course content may be flexible depending on the level and dynamic of any particular group and we reserve the right to alter course content at any point at the request of a tutor.

  2. Eligibility

    The School cannot accept students who are under 18 on the first day of the course under any circumstances.

  3. Registering for a course

    Students must complete the online application form.

    On receipt of your completed application form you will be sent an e-mail confirming your place and an invoice for the remainder of your course fees.  A paper based confirmation is available on request.

    NODA is delighted to be able to offer UK based students the opportunity to apply for a Bursary funded by NODA to support their attendance at NODA Theatre Summer School. Applicants for a Bursary must also apply for a place at NODA Theatre Summer School and pay their deposit. Should you be unsuccessful in getting a Bursary and therefore cannot attend, your deposit will be refunded. This is the only situation under which deposits may be refunded.

  4. Fees

    A non-refundable deposit of £100 per student is required to confirm the application

    Any student who is not an Individual Member of NODA or a bona fide member of a NODA or AIMS affiliated Society must pay an additional fee for individual membership of NODA. Click here for information on membership fees and how to apply. 

    Bookings made after the 15th June 2020 must pay the full fees to confirm the application.

    Balance of Fees

    The latest date for arranging to pay by instalments is 20th March 2020.  Instalment payments must be completed by 30th June 2020.  The form for the Direct Debit Mandate 2020 for a full-week course is available on request.

    All fees must be paid in sterling. Cheques should be made payable to ‘National Operatic and Dramatic Association’. Post-dated cheques cannot be accepted.

    Students may pay the deposit and/or the full fee by credit card or debit card.

    Overseas students may pay by direct bank transfer. Euro cheques will not be accepted. Payment by bank transfer may incur an additional charge.

  5. Payment Policy

    All fees must be paid by the 15 June 2020 (unless paying by direct debit). Failure to do so could result in NODA cancelling your place at Summer School. You will then become liable for a cancellation charge as per the cancellation policy below.

  6. Cancellation

    The following percentage charges of the course fee will be levied in the event of cancellation:

    • Deposits are all non refundable with the exception of if on making a booking a bursary is applied for and the bursary is subsequently not offered.
    • Cancellation is received after 13 July 2020 100% of School fees are payable.
    • Cancellation received after 15th June and on or before 13th July 2020 50% of fees are payable.
    • Cancellation received after 18th May and on or before 15th June 2020, 30% of fees are payable.
    • Cancellation received after 1st March and on or before 18 May 2020 20% of fees are payable.

    Note the deposit is treated as equivalent to 15% of fee.

    Note of cancellation must be received at NODA Head Office in writing and is effective from the day it is received by NODA.

    NODA does not include cancellation or personal accident insurance within the course fee. Students are strongly advised to make their own insurance arrangements especially against cancellation.

  7. Additional Terms

    All teaching rooms are accessible for those with disabilities. Please ensure that your requirements are mentioned on the application form. There are a limited number of ground floor rooms in the student accommodation block with disability access. Please ensure that your requirements are clearly mentioned on the application form.

    There are only a limited number of places on each course; therefore students are advised to enrol as early as possible to ensure a place on their chosen course.

    Evening sessions are offered as a voluntary additional item by individual tutors and spaces are dependent on demand. Places on your chosen evening course cannot be guaranteed.

    All information, about NODA Theatre Summer School, is correct at the time of publication. NODA reserves the right to make any alterations as circumstances demand without notification.