Level 3

Performing and Production Arts (Dance) Level 3 Extended Diploma

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

Overview

This is ideal if you have an interest in dance, 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 Dance projects and become a member of Dimensions Dance Company.

Entry Requirements

  • Four GCSES at grade 4/grade C including maths and English language, or
  • Performing and Production Arts (Dance) Level 2 Diploma plus maths and English language at grade 4/grade C, or equivalent
  • You will be asked to evidence your ability in the subject in the form of an audition 
  • Successful attendance at interview event

Course Structure

  • Classical Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Tap
  • Contemporary
  • Commercial
  • Body Conditioning
  • Choreography
  • Rehearsal Technique and Etiquette
  • Performance Skills
  • Research
  • Practical and Creative Context
  • Progression onto higher education and vocational training
  • English and maths

Assessment & Feedback

  • Project/portfolio based learning 
  • Practical tasks 
  • Performance 
  • Self-evaluation of own practice
  • Reflective processes

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment.

What Next...

You can progress to the Level 4 and 5 Higher National Diploma in Performance at South Essex College, vocational dance and musical theatre colleges or a full degree.