5 GCSEs grade 9-4 (grade A*- C) preferably including both English & maths or a relevant Level 2 qualification at merit or above. You will be invited to an audition and interview.
If you love dance and the performing arts, this course is for you. You will develop skills as a performer and will gain the qualifications necessary to enter higher education or work in the industry.
Acting pathway - course units include:
Dance pathway - course units include:
For each project and its content will be clearly outlined by your tutor in the form of a brief. In a vocational context, that aims to replicate and prepare you for real life situations in the industry, you will be assessed through rehearsals, practical performances and written coursework. You will also be expected to independently research and rehearse towards performances and projects.
This course is modular with assessments that involve performances each term and coursework that aids progression and development throughout the programme.
You can progress from the Level 3 Diploma onto the Level 3 Extended Diploma and then onto a Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma course or undergraduate degree at university or drama school.
Successful students can go on to work in the industry as a performer (stage/TV), choreographer, teacher of performing arts, dance administrator, entertainer.
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When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.