This one year course offers progression for Students who have completed studies at Level 3 (BTEC or UAL Extended Diploma, A Levels) and wish to enter the industry or who need to further develop their skills before entering higher education.
The UAL Level 4 Professional Diploma in Performance is aimed at students who wish to continue their education through applied learning.
The course is designed to define the artistic ambitions and professional progression opportunities, and to build up a professional practice portfolio whilst working on creative projects.
What will I learn?
Students will focus on their specific instrument but will be expected to expand their musical portfolio, acquire a solid grounding in musical principles, build their versatility and becomeaudition ready for professional performance roles such as theatre and session work as well as developing their creative expression.
How will I be assessed?
Across the programme you will have continuous assessment with particular focus on practical work required for the projects. In the UAL grading structure your final grade, Pass, Merit or Distinction is based on the final major project.
Applicants need to be 18 and over. It is desirable for students to have attained GCSE English and maths but applications from candidates with good levels of literacy and numeracy will be considered for mature candidates.
A professional interview and an audition will be required.
Progression & Career Opportunities
The UAL Level 4 Professional Diploma in Professional Practice provides students with the opportunity to improve, develop and enhance their performance skills in Acting, Music and Dance in readiness for industry or higher-level training.