Level 2

Performing and Production Arts (Acting) Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Start Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 05/09/2022
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Start Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 05/09/2022
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.

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 under 19s not in employment

What Next...

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