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?
This course is designed to give students high level acting skills. There are a range of opportunities to perform including shows in our well equipped theatre, outdoor performance, children's theatre in local schools and collaboration with our film and TV students.
- Principles of Acting
- TV & Film
- 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.
4 GCSE's at Grade 4 (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.
Cost of Study
This course is fully funded for students who are 16-18 years of age.