Performing Arts (Acting and Dance) Level 2
Type: Full Time
Subject: Performing Arts and Music
Start Date: 11 September 2023
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
If you're looking to develop not only your skill set, but also your confidence as a
performer, this one year course will help you do that whilst studying a range of units
across dance and acting.
Once this level 2 course is complete, you can progress onto either the Acting or
Dance level 3 course in order to follow a route that could lead to study at a
higher level and on to a career within the performing arts industry.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event – details will be provided upon application. At this time a second date will given for an audition where a practical activity will take place.
What will I need
4 GCSEs at grade 3/D or above and must include English and maths. You will
also need to come along for an audition before starting this course.
What is covered
Throughout the course you will study subjects including acting skills, dance skills,
devising performance work, exploring urban dance and performing scripted plays.
What can this course lead to
If you pass the course, you can then apply to progress to a level 3 qualification in your chosen subject area e.g. acting or dance. This can then lead on to study at a
higher level or on to a career within the performing arts industry.
Are there any additional costs
As part of the course you will need to be available for select evening rehearsals
and performances (dates are provided well in advance) and you will require the
department's standard performance uniform (to be discussed at your interview).
All students on the course will go on field trips for which you will need to cover the
costs and arrange transport home after college hours.