Performing Arts BTEC level 3 at Easthampstead Park Community School
You will develop skills your skills further in Dance, Drama or Music - and have the opportunity to study them combined together if you choose to. This will prepare you for to apply for Dance, Music, Theatre and Performing Arts at both University and College.
If you are not thinking of taking it beyond sixth form it will give you an interest to follow in your personal life, as well as confidence in presenting ideas, problem solving and creative thinking in your working life.
The units which are included in Performing Arts are:
Performing to an Audience
Developing Physical Theatre
Auditions for Actors
TIE - Theatre in Education
You would work on six units: All students would complete Performing to an Audience and then choose five other units depending on whether you are doing Drama, Dance or combined Performing Arts.
Level 2 Performing Arts would be desirable but not essential.
You will be set assignments throughout the two years in order to complete the units which consist of both written and performance tasks. These are all marked internally and then sampled by an external moderator. The grades are Pass, Merit, Distinction and *Distinction and are awarded UCAS points for University entry.
The course can lead to entry at university or to a specific Performing Arts College.
- Broadcast presenter
- Therapist in Dance or Drama
- Make up artist
- Production designer for TV, Theatre and Film
- Theatre director
- Theatre manager
- Front of House
- Stage manager
- Cultural arts manager
- TIE - Theatre in Education company
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Easthampstead Park Community School directly.