BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Performing Arts | Loughborough College

BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in
Performing Arts

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This Level 2 course offers a broad introduction to working in the performing arts sector. You'll have the opportunity to develop your practical performance skills, as well as exploring the range of roles available in this exciting but competitive sector.

Course Content

You will study a wide range of subjects that reflect the opportunities in the industry. The course will develop your creative abilities, as well as your understanding of the performing arts sector.

The course covers performing arts as a business, the production process, professional development, and working in the industry, as well as solo performance, dancing, voice, and acting.

The majority of the assessed work is based on practical assessments and a portfolio of evidence. Two units are externally assessed.

Example Modules:

  • Acting Skills
  • Dance Skills
  • Devising Performance
  • Preparation, Performance and Production
  • Individual Showcase
  • Voice and Speech
  • Performance in Context
  • Movement Skills
  • Performing Scripted Plays
  • Performing Arts Industry

Features/Benefits

  • outstanding rehearsal and performance facilities, including a 200-seat theatre, as well as dance and drama studios
  • industry-experienced tutors
  • opportunities for involvement in performances and exhibitions throughout the year
  • opportunities to book rehearsal and recording studios outside of class times

Entry Requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade D or above, as well as
  • a satisfactory personal report, referencing your singing, dancing, and acting abilities.

Progression Opportunities

On satisfactory completion of this course (at Merit level), with passes in all key skills, you can progress on to the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts.

Alternatively, you may wish to progress into full-time employment in the performing arts industry.

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Key Facts

Dates:

  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)

Level:

2

Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 18/19RFG6071

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