Level 2

Performing and Production Arts (Acting) Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Southend Campus

Overview

This course is ideal if you have an interest in acting, the performing arts industry and would like to pursue an education and eventually a career in this industry. The delivery is vocationally lead through a series of performance projects. You will specialise in various acting projects and become a member of Nu.Dynamic Theatre Company.

Skills and knowledge will be developed through a focus on the acting industry. The course also aims to develop wider skills to enable you to progress on to a level 3 study programme in acting.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • A Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH

  • You will be asked to evidence your ability in this subject in the form of an audition

  • Successful attendance at interview event

Course Structure

  • Performing scripted plays
  • Devising
  • Physical theatre
  • Acting style
  • Research
  • Self-evaluation and reflection
  • Rehearsal technique
  • Performances

Assessment & Feedback

  • Project/portfolio based learning
  • Workshops and rehearsals
  • Performance
  • Self-evaluation of own practice
  • Examinations in English and maths

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

You can progress to the Level 3 Extended Diploma at South Essex College.