Course Name: Level 3 Performing Arts

Course Assessment Method

This course is the extension year for any progressing learner who has studied our Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Performing Arts. If you are a new student please visit our Level 3 Foundation Diploma course sections on this website.

Entry Requirements

You will need to have a pass at Foundation Diploma level.

What if I Need Support

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

What does it Cost?

This course is free if you are 16-18 years of age on August 31 of the calendar year in which you begin your studies. If you are 19+ years of age fees may apply. However help may be available. To see if you can receive any funding call our Student Services Team on 01325 503030.

Course fees are payable to Darlington College. Registration and membership fees may be payable. All course fees are per year.

What's Involved

Do you want to perform on stage? Do you want to excel in the performing arts industry? Do you want to gain confidence and skills to become a professional actor, dancer or singer? This course will equip you with a huge range of skills to allow you to become a part of the next generation of professional performers. From dance skills to acting technique, lighting and sound to event planning, this course is able to offer it all. Working closely with industry professionals and graduates from prestigious universities and stage schools this course will push every student towards best working practices within the field.

The course is geared towards practical and vocational work, which will establish basic skills and good working practises for performers, as well as seeking to develop your experience and imagination in performance.

Topics covered include:

> Performance workshop

> Performing arts business

> Historical contexts of performance

> Musical theatre

> Production

What's Next

Career opportunities exist to enter the industry in many job roles, including dancers, teachers, choreographers, technicians and managers.

Course Information
Qualification Type: Diploma in Performing and Production Arts
Level: Level 3
Awarding Body:
Academic Year: 19/20
Start Date: September 2019

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