The Performing Arts BTEC courses will introduce you to a broad range of styles and approaches to many aspects of performing, further training and working professionally in the industry. It will enrich your ability to develop and realise roles from published material, devised performance material and help you to create your career plan.
For the Extended Diploma you will study all of the above, plus:
Many of our students progress to study at conservatoires and drama schools. For instance, Trinity Laban, LIPA, Mountview or Guildford School of Music and Drama. Others study Performing Arts related degree courses or degrees combining Performing Arts with another subject.
At least five 4s at GCSE, including at least a grade 4 in GCSE English Language or Maths.
Successful completion of a Skills Assessment Day (similar to an audition).
BTEC Foundation Diploma, this is equivalent to 1.5 A-Levels specialising in Musical Theatre, Dance or Acting
BTEC Extended Diploma, this is equivalent to 3 A-Levels
Film Studies, Media Studies, Art, English Literature, English Language, Dance, Music.