• Investigating practitioners’ work
• Group performance workshop
• Performing arts in the community
• Developing skills and techniques for live performance
• Screen acting
You will develop skills in:
- abstract performance
- contemporary and classical theatre
- physical theatre
- physical voice
- academic study and writing
- workshop leadership
- audition technique and much more.
The course gives you the opportunity to work on these disciplines and you will work alongside a technical team, costume, hair and make-up students and other students within the performing arts area.
This Level 3 qualification is assessed via a combination of internal assessment, where tasks are set and marked by your tutors, and external assessment where tasks are set by BTEC and your response to them is marked by BTEC examiners.
From September 2019 Creative Arts courses will be delivered at our new campus at Quarry Hill.
If you are part of the new grading system for GCSE we would see a Grade 4 or above as the equivalent of a Grade C in this offer.
5 GCSEs A*-C, including English. A level 2 First Diploma at Merit or above and a GCSE grade C in English or a level 2 Functional Skill in English.
An audition is compulsory for entrance onto this course, where you must perform a scripted monologue or a devised piece of around 2 minutes.
Our Acting graduates are currently in a range of continued education and employment including: Mountview, E15, UCLAN, Buckinghamshire University, Southampton University, Chichester, ALRA, Edge Hill University, Arden and many others. We also have many previous students working in industry. The college offers progression onto our Foundation Degree in Performance which a number of our students have undertaken.