Level 1

Music, Performance and Production (Technical Theatre Pathway) Level 1 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Thurrock Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Thurrock Campus

Overview

The course, which runs from our new Thurrock Campus in Grays, supports college performances, productions, events and external live briefs throughout the year. Students learn a wide range of production skills and are able to specialise in more specific skills for progression to level 2 Performing and Production Arts.

Entry Requirements

  • Two GCSEs at grade 2/grade E including maths or English, or
  • An Entry 3 qualification, or equivalent
  • Successful attendance at interview
  • Successful attendance at transition event

Study Programme

Students who do not achieve a grade 4 or above in English and/or Maths will be required to complete an English and/or Maths qualification via the Century platform. Students will engage with at least 3 hours a week study via the online platform.

The Century platform is an online software system that uses artificial intelligence to create a personalised, adaptive and differentiated set of learning.  Students will work on a set of skills that are unique to them, the system will produce results and feedback tailored to meet individual learning needs alongside tasks that are mapped against the GCSE curriculum and encourage stronger learning outcomes.

Course Structure

  • Introduction to music, performing and production Arts
  • Introduction to research for music, performing and production arts
  • Communicating with an audience for music and performing Arts
  • Production development for music and performing arts
  • Performance development for music and performing arts
  • Music, performing and production arts project

Assessment & Feedback

Level 1 Music, Performance and Production will be internally assessed and internally and externally moderated against the assessment criteria for the units.

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

Successful candidates can progress to Level 2 Performing and Production Arts.