Course Code: VP1FE40 Performing Arts - Level 2 Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration 04 Sep 2023 University Centre 1 Year Apply now 03 Sep 2024 University Centre 1 Year Apply now Overview Is this course for me? What will I learn? How will I be assessed? Key information Where could this course take me? Course SummaryThis course allows you to start your journey for employment in the performing arts industry. This is a study package that enables you to gain your GCSE’s and valuable work experience in your chosen field of study. You will study, perform and investigate all genres of performance alongside learning about the thousands of job roles associated with performance. This is a 1 year course to enable you to progress onto a Level 3 course and the industry. Entry Requirements 4 GCSEs grade 3 - 1 including English and Maths a successful interview with a tutor the ability to study independently a genuine interest in the subject hardworking approach towards the industry Essential Skills – English and Maths If you achieve a grade 3 in GCSE Maths or English you will have to work towards re-sitting these subjects as part of your main study programme. At B&FC, this won’t delay your career journey because you’re working towards these subjects at the same time as your chosen subject. Qualification ObtainedDiploma in Performing and Production Arts Industry Placement and Field TripsOur students participate in a range of bespoke and career relevant opportunities throughout the academic year. Current placements include the Grand Theatre and Leftcoast. There is also constant engagement with industry professionals - most recently our students have worked with Ballet Rambert, The Royal Exchange, Generick Vapeur. This list is not exhaustive and our students benefit from working with these companies and can site this on their CV for future. Learning and Teaching MethodsA range of teaching and learning methods to suit your individual needs. Workshops, discussions, placements and practical hands-on experience to prepare you for the challenging world of the performing arts business. Expert Tutors All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice. Assessment MethodsWork is assessed through studio presentations, performance and portfolio. Other Costs and Equipment NeededThere are no mandatory costs. Trips and visits are arranged throughout the year. Some are free of charge and some are optional. Tuition Fees Read our tuition fees guide. Regulation and Accreditation Accrediting Institution: N/A Awarding Body: UAL Regulatory Body: Ofsted Terms and Conditions Read our full terms and conditions. Career Options and Progression This course prepares you for a range of careers in the performing arts industry, from Acting, Musical Theatre Performer, presenter, stage manager, back stage and technical theatre.