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Performing and Production Arts Level 2 Diploma at Warwickshire College Group

Course description

The UAL Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts provides the knowledge, understanding and skills for learners wishing to progress to a level 3 vocational qualification such as the UAL Extended Diploma in Performing Arts or a related level 3 qualification.  

Course content

Unit 1 - Introduction to Performance
Unit 2 - Introduction to Production
Unit 3 - Communicating with an Audience
Unit 4 - Staging a Performance
Unit 5 - Contextual Research for Performance and Production
Unit 6 - Performance Skills and Practice
Unit 7 - Production Skills and Practice
Unit 8 - Personal Project and Presentation
Unit 9 - Producing and Performing to an Audience

Entry requirements

Minimum requirement is 3 GCSEs at Grade D and Maths & English Language at a minimum of GCSE Grade E.


Assessment takes the form of a number of practical assignments and a Final Major Project. Assessment i?s continuous and takes place at regular times throughout the course. Planned reviews and tutorials are also completed to support student development and achievement on the course. Students will get feedback at the end of each stage of the course to enable them to improve on their learning and performance.

Graded, more formal, assessment will take place at the end of each year. The final unit requires students to take responsibility for their own learning through a personal project that combines planning, research, ideas, practical skills, evaluation, reflection and presentation. This final? stage includes both external assessment, completed by UAL Awarding Body, in addition to internal assessment completed by college tutors and is subject to external moderation by the UAL Awarding Body. ? ? On successful completion of the qualification students can achieve a Pass, Merit or Distinction. ? ?

Future opportunities

A UAL Level 2 Diploma provides the opportunity for preparation for employment and provides a good grounding to progress on to a more advanced course such as a UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma. With further training or study,
students may go into careers that include stage performer, dancer, instructor, choreographer, teacher, front of house, theatre work and much more.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Warwickshire College Group directly.

Last updated date: 19 January 2017
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