Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts

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Course Specifics

Category:
Performing Arts
Level:
Level 2
Audience:
16-18 School Leavers
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
1 year
Interview Required:
Yes
Starts:
Continuous
Age 16-18 Cost:
No cost
Age 19 or Over:
1287.0
Funding Assisted:
Yes dependant on your circumstances
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Course overview

You will study a number of key units including:

  • Performing Arts Industry
  • Acting
  • Performing Scripted Plays
  • Musical Theatre
  • Performance Design

Who is this course for?

This Level 2 Diploma in performance is a one-year course that aims to provide the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary to prepare you for progression onto Level 3 courses, employment and/or as a stepping stone for a higher level course. You'll complete projects based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands that would be faced by a modern performer. You will be assessed through a mixture of practical and written work. At the end of the course you will take part in a major group production, which will involve all of the skills you have learnt.

What other experience will I gain?

We have excellent facilities in this creative field to help you hone your skills and express your creativity. Our tutors have years of experience in their chosen field too so they can point you in the right direction when looking for employment or setting up your own business. We even have our own creative studios on-site called West Studios which houses a wide range of practicing creative businesses. We have our own dance studio and theatre too - putting you centre stage.

Where will this lead?

This course is the ideal starting point if you want to progress to Level 3 study or employment.

What are my career options?

What Ofsted say

...enthusiastic teachers use their skills and expertise to plan exciting and challenging activities that stimulate learning and meet individual needs. (Ofsted 2013)

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