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Performing Arts Dance BTEC Certificate and Subsidiary Diploma Level 3 at Rye Studio School

Course description

This vocational dance-training course will help you to build your skills in a range of different dance styles. The course will cover a wide range of different dance performance opportunities and experiences. The course is physically demanding and is suitable for those committed to improving their dance skills through rigorous training activities. You will be assessed throughout the course, based on your class work and/or coursework and not through formal exams.

Entry requirements

In addition to 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at grades A*-C, you must demonstrate an ability and commitment to dance training. You will have achieved a Grade C or above in GCSE dance or grade five in private dance school examinations. You will also be required to attend a practical workshop, which will allow you to demonstrate your skills in performance.

Further information

To prepare young people for the world of work and embed employability skills at the heart of the curriculum, Rye Studio delivers a specialist work placement programme that offers students the chance to work in companies such as The Jerwood, The De La Warr Pavilion, Dove International, Modus PR, Rye Arts Festival and The White Rock Theatre.

Rye Studio students also benefit from our unique Deloitte programme co ordinated by Howard Lovell who invite his network of Chief Executives from Europe to mentor, coach, employ and address employability skills, whilst offering extended careers advice and guidance.

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: 22 October 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years