UAL Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts
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5 GCSEs grade A*-D (grade 9 -3) or a Level 1 Diploma in Performing Arts.
Who is the course for
This one year course is for anyone with and an interest in learning more about the Performing Arts. Whilst experience is useful, we welcome anyone with an enthusiasm and passion for the subject area.
- Acting techniques
- Movement skills
- Musical theatre
- Devising projects
- Production arts skills
- Performance workshops all designed to help improve your skills, confidence and performance ability.
Throughout the year you will discover your strengths as a performer whilst finding out more about professionalism and the industry itself. You will study rehearsal, performance and production skills in a course designed to help you progress to the next step. Each term you will work towards a performance project designed to develop you as a performer and showcase your talents.
How is the course assessed
You will be assessed in regular performances taking place at The Edge (the college’s very own theatre!) or at other exciting venues such as local schools when learning about theatre for children and at external professional theatres such as The Beck. Alongside performing you will create scrapbooks and keep an online blog to document your journey as you prepare for each performance.
Where next - Further Studies
UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, specialising in Acting, Dance or Music.
Where next - Job Opportunities
Successful students can work in a range of roles, these may include working in creative industries such as performing, directing, choreographing, teaching, script writing, producing, designing or working in arts management and administration.