Extended Diploma (Equivalent to 3 A Levels)
This course can lead to degrees in related subjects such as performance, theatre studies, dance, drama, choreography and acting.
This is a two-year course that is equivalent to three A Levels and is suitable for anyone wanting to progress to university or to work in the performing arts industry. This is an engaging course which will cover units in acting, dance and musical theatre, including individual and group performance, research and analysis – research methodology, independent learning, extended writing, idea generation, evaluating information and drawing conclusions from it. You will develop your knowledge and skills for employment in performing arts, including self-promotion and marketing.
You will also develop your all-round performance skills and transferable skills such as self-confidence, self-presentation, personal discipline, time management and organisational skills which are highly regarded by employers and higher education providers.
Four GCSEs grade 9-4, including Maths and English at Grade 4
This course is available as an Extended Diploma, equivalent to three A Levels. You will be assessed through seven mandatory units, four of which are externally assessed.