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Performing Arts - BTEC Introduction to Performing Arts Level 1 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

All great performers take a first step towards greatness and this is yours.

This course will give you the chance to rehearse and perform as an actor, singer or dancer. You can also explore the technical side of theatre and performance, improve your digital skills and learn how to perform for a range of modern mediums.

Whatever your plans, it will help you progress to the next stage of your learning. You will study across a wide range of areas including: Introduction to performing arts, starting to develop performance skills, preparing performing arts work, exploring acting and dancing skills. exploring music performance skills and digital skills

Entry requirements

A minimum of 4 GCSEs with the following grades: English 2 and maths at 1 or above, and 2 other GCSEs grade 2 or above.


• Group performance

• Solo performance

• Log writing

• Video diary

• Discussion

• Research

• Portfolio

Future opportunities

BTEC Level 2 in Performing Arts.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 26 September 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year


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    • The Huddersfield Centre opened in September 2013 and is fitted with state of the art equipment.
      The new centre offers:
      Nine floors of classrooms and workshops, gym, training restaurants, hair and beauty salons, mock air cabin simulator, student services, ATM machines, free wi-fi and much more.