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Performing and Production Arts L3

Course Overview
Course type

Level 3 UAL Diploma/Extended Diploma

Course length

Diploma: one year Extended Diploma: two years

Required qualifications

Four or more GCSEs (grade A*-C), and a grade 5 in Mathematics or English Language. Students currently taking an intermediate vocational course will need a full Level 2 Diploma with Merit in a related subject, and a grade 5 in either English Language or Mathematics. In some circumstances improved performance in Functional Skills may be accepted where a GCSE has not yet been achieved. All applicants will be required to attend an audition as part of the interview process.

You will explore a range of performance styles and techniques and develop your confidence as a performer. You will learn how to analyse, discuss and devise performance. Most sessions are practical and focused on Dance, Drama and Music. You will cover a wide variety of projects involving collaborative work with other students and professional artists from across the creative sector.


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The course will focus on:
  • practical study of a wide range of dance and drama techniques
  • creating your own drama, dance and music performance work
  • developing vocal and physical skills
  • exploring the work of Performing Arts practitioners, different theories and styles
  • practical study of a wide range of musical theatre styles
  • investigating employment opportunities within the industry
On the course you will:
  • collaborate with professional practitioners and companies
  • showcase your work at a range of venues including Stratford Circus
  • develop your skills and versatility as a performer
  • critically evaluate your own work and that of others
  • see live dance and drama productions
  • be given individual and expert guidance to help you progress in the areas you want to specialise in
  • have the opportunity for free weekly singing or instrument lessons through the NewVIc Music Advancement Programme (MAP)

You will explore a range of performance styles and techniques and develop your confidence as a performer. You will learn how to analyse, discuss and devise performance. Most sessions are practical and focused on Dance, Drama and Music. You will cover a wide variety of projects involving collaborative work with other students and professional artists from across the creative sector.


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  • Drama and Theatre Studies

Method of assessment

You will be internally assessed throughout the duration of this programme.

 

You will explore a range of performance styles and techniques and develop your confidence as a performer. You will learn how to analyse, discuss and devise performance. Most sessions are practical and focused on Dance, Drama and Music. You will cover a wide variety of projects involving collaborative work with other students and professional artists from across the creative sector.


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  • Drama and Theatre Studies

What will I be able to progress to?

This course will prepare you for work and study in the creative industries sector. On completion, you will be prepared to progress to further study across a range of subjects and disciplines. Former students have gone on to study Journalism, Street Arts, Media and Psychology, as well as Acting, Dance, Music and Theatre Studies.

You will explore a range of performance styles and techniques and develop your confidence as a performer. You will learn how to analyse, discuss and devise performance. Most sessions are practical and focused on Dance, Drama and Music. You will cover a wide variety of projects involving collaborative work with other students and professional artists from across the creative sector.


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  • Drama and Theatre Studies