Musical Theatre BTEC Extended Certificate Level 2

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Project your personality with this programme. You’ll develop skills in acting, singing, and dancing. You’ll explore jazz dance and movement skills, develop your acting skills, and learn techniques to enhance your vocal and singing work. You will be involved in two major performance pieces throughout the year gaining professional performance environment experience.


Who is this course for?

If you’re in year 11 or 12 and are looking to take the next steps towards your career these courses are for you. Our vast selection of vocational courses span a range of subjects and combine academic study with practical skills. Study in industry standard facilities and use our industry links to prepare for progression.

Benefits / Skills

  • Develop your musical theatre and acting skills
  • Build your confidence on and off stage
  • Explore jazz dance
  • Create your own performance material
  • Prepare for an individual showcase to highlight your creative talent.
  • Develop the specialist techniques to strengthen and enhance your vocals
  • Work in the performing arts industry to a professional standard.
  • Enhance your knowledge about working in the performing arts industry

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 3 or equivalent.

Career Progression

Progression may include a level 3 qualification, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment.

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Course Details


1 year

Study Type

Full time

Start Date


Course Code


Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Facts


English and maths will be built into your course if your grades are below 4.

Extra Curriculum

We provide full-time arts education to over 1,000 students every year, from level 1 through to BA Honours degrees. If you are successful in gaining a place on one of our specialist courses, we will work with you to develop your creative skills and prepare you for the next big step – either to university, drama school, art college or the world of work.

School of Creative Arts
Leeds City College
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