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Performing Arts BTEC Subsidiary Diploma Level 3 at Alder Grange Community and Technology School

Course description

Our BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Performing Arts is designed to give you the very best experience and preparation for progressing their career in the Performing Arts industry. The exciting and dynamic course is flexible and can allow you to choose the most appropriate pathway for your development as a performing artiste.  The course will involve participating in the regular Performing Arts productions that take place throughout the year and these include Songs from Musicals, Variety Performances, Alder Grange has Talent and full scale theatrical stage productions.

The course also benefits from being able to offer practical workshops from industry professionals and trips to see professional Performing Arts productions. Performing Arts students will also work collaboratively with the Creative Media and Music Technology students to create portfolios and show reels of their achievements.

Course content

Y12: Performing to an Audience, Variety Performance and Voice

Y13: Film and TV acting, Musical Theatre performance and Dance

Entry requirements

C or 5 in English Literature or GCSE Drama.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Alder Grange Community and Technology School directly.

Last updated date: 06 December 2016
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    • Alder Grange Sixth Form (ag6) opened as a new Sixth Form in 2010. Since then we have recruited students from across Rossendale and beyond on to a range of both A Level and BTEC level 3 courses. We have been delighted that our results have improved year on year and that Alder Grangers have successfully moved on from Sixth Form to University or the world of work in areas ranging from Music Production and Zoology to Teaching and Engineering. We have developed a strong sense of community and a warm, caring and supportive ethos.