• Course
    Overview
  • Units and
    Structure
  • Entry
    Requirements
  • Student
    Support

Course Overview

The course is made up of practical and theory projects and workshops giving learners the opportunity to expand their horizons within the field of Performing Arts acting and specific disciplines. These include film and TV acting, principles of acting, drama improvisation, physical theatre, devising and understanding production elements of performance.

Level
Level 3
Duration
1 year full-time
Awarding Body
UAL
Course Fees
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Units and Structure

You learn through practical performance workshops, rehearsals and live performance projects both on stage and in front of a camera. All activities will be underpinned by developing core acting skills and techniques. The Course is equivalent to 1.5 A levels.

The course is made up of a number of units and assessments of these units will be through practical workshops and performance and an on-going portfolio. Final assessments will take place at the end of the year in the shape of a collaborative performance.

Entry Requirements

You'll need to have:

  • 4 GCSEs grades A*-C including English
  • or a BTEC/UAL equivalent at Merit
  • All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and English
  • All applicants must attend an interview and audition.

For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.

Tutors and Student Support

Student Support and Facilities

As a student, you’ll have access to a wide range of facilities, services and support, including:

  • Step outside the classroom  and access our state of the art facilities as well as 3 huge Learning Resource Centres with thousands of resources to use
  • With hands-on experience you’ll be prepared for employment with a competitive edge.
  • A dedicated impartial careers advice team to help you on your future path
  • Our wide range of courses means that we can offer the right paths to get you where you need to be
  • Our Hub campus is right in the heart of the town centre meaning you can find your way to us easily
  • Outstanding student support throughout your studies with us.

Apply or Enquire

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Have any further questions about this course? You can contact someone specifically about it by using the details below or filling in the enquiry form.

Name: Student Services
Telephone: 0800 358 7575
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Want to apply for this course?

You'll need to have:

  • 4 GCSEs grades A*-C including English
  • or a BTEC/UAL equivalent at Merit
  • All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and English
  • All applicants must attend an interview and audition.

For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.


GCSE Grades are changing from 2017. Need to know more? Click here for information.

Application & Enrolment

To apply for this course, please complete our online application form or download a printable form.

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