Drama - Acting BTEC Subsidiary Diploma Level 3 at Holgate Academy
This is an ideal course for students who seek a Level 3 qualification, specialising in drama. It would particularly suit a student considering a future in the Performing Arts industry, drama at Higher Education level and those thinking of a career as a Drama teacher.
Students are given opportunities to attend live theatre through regular trips and visits.
- The Principles of Acting (Naturalism vs. Non-naturalism)
- Auditions for Actors
- Contemporary Theatre
- Classical Theatre.
A GCSE in Drama at grade A*-C is useful but not essential. Students should have 5 Cs or above grades at GCSE and a A*-C in English is appropriate.
If you did not take GCSE Drama you should be aware that on this course you must have confidence to perform and an aptitude for group work
Most students on this course progress to Higher Education in Drama, or related subjects. With the skills acquired some students progress to Drama teaching (both primary and secondary).
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Holgate Academy directly.