Do you have aspirations of becoming a professional actor/acting or forging a career in the performing arts industry as a director, writer or producer? This qualification will put you on the first rung of the ladder. If you think you have the dedication, commitment and focus needed to succeed in this competitive industry, this is the ideal course for you.

  • What will I learn?

    You will have plenty of performance opportunities in one of our fully equipped venues, Theatre on the Hill or Studio on the Hill, as well as the opportunity to perform a piece of Childrens Theatre at a local school.

  • Example modules

    • Principles of Acting
    • TV & Film
    • Storytelling
    • Contemporary Theatre
    • Classical Theatre
    • Children's Theatre
  • How will I be assessed?

    Continuous assessment through assignments, project-led practical classes and workshops, studio productions and a final major production in our Theatre on the Hill.

  • Entry Requirements

    4 GCSE's at Grade C or above one of which must be English or Maths OR successful completion of a Level 2 qualification including a pass at English and Maths. You will also be required to attend an audition.

  • Progression & Career Opportunities

    Higher education degrees in acting, performance, directing and theatre-related disciplines or to drama schools/colleges, all of which are the routes to a range of careers in the performing arts industry.

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Course Details

Qualification Level Level 3
Study Mode Full-Time Course
Start Date September
Duration 36 Weeks
Course Code FACTXL3DP
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