Performing Arts (Acting and Dance) Level 2
Type: Full Time
Subject: Performing Arts and Music
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
This course is perfect for any student who wants to progress onto a level 3 course in either dance or acting. You will work for a year on a selection of units across dance and acting, helping you develop not only your skill set, but also your confidence as a performer. Complete the level 2 and progress onto your chosen 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 or maths. You will
also need to come along for an audition before starting this course.
What is covered
• Acting skills
• Dance skills
• Individual showcase
• Devising performance work
• Exploring urban dance
• Performing scripted plays
What can this course lead to
If you pass the course at Merit level, you can then apply to progress to a level 3
qualification in your chosen subject area e.g. acting, dance or technical theatre.
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
You will need to be available for evening rehearsals and performances throughout the course. You will need appropriate clothing for practical sessions (to be discussed at interview) and there will also be theatre visit costs.