Why Should You Take This Course?
This is a course for students who have a strong practical acting ability and want to explore different styles of acting in performance based assessments.
There will be opportunities for performances throughout the course including public performances in College. You will develop practical skills and gain a wider understanding of the performing arts industry. You will work on modules which could include:
• Principles of acting
• Contemporary theatre performance
• Classical theatre performance
How will I be assessed?
This is a two year course which is based on continuous assessment of both practical and written components rather than external examinations. It is possible to be accredited with a Level 3 Certificate after the first year.
Are there any special expenses?
Throughout the course you will have the opportunity to take part in professional workshops and attend performances. At times you may need to buy costume pieces and scripts. You should be attending performances regularly.
What could I do next?
This qualification enables you to apply for acting courses in Theatre Higher Education. Some students also progress onto Drama schools for professional training.
If you wish to apply for 2019-2020 academic year, please complete the online application form.