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Performing Arts (Acting)Level 3 Extended Diploma

This course will give you all you need to pursue a career in the performing arts as an actor, or as a stepping stone to drama school or university.

Course details

Overview

This course will give you all you need to pursue a career in the performing arts as an actor, or as a stepping stone to drama school or university.

 

What's covered?

  • historical context of performance
  • the performing arts business
  • physical theatre performance
  • children’s theatre performance
  • acting auditions
  • acting for lm and TV
  • classical and contemporary theatre
  • developing your voice
  • scriptwriting skills
  • maths and English

How will my work be assessed?

  • rehearsals and performances
  • portfolios, essays and presentations
  • evaluations and group discussions

What can I do after this?

  • higher education at university, college or conservatoire, including our HND Performance at University Centre Southend
  • four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above, including maths and English, or
  • Performing Arts (Acting) Level 2 Extended Certificate plus maths and English at grade four/grade C or above, or equivalent
  • you will be asked to provide evidence of your ability in the subject which will be in the form of an audition
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Open Event - Southend Campus

Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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