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Performing Arts (Acting) BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate at West Cheshire College

Course description

Have you ever wanted to tread the boards and perform live in front of a theatre audience or create the magic of theatre through a backstage role? This course will give you the chance to realise your dreams. You will learn about all aspects of theatre production and performance, including behind the scenes work, acting on-stage and theatre performance. You’ll work on real performance projects from conception through to the final performance. You’ll also gain a real insight in to how the industry functions and what it is like to work as a Performer, Producer, Director or Technician. This course will enable you to progress onto a relevant Level 3 programme.

Course content

There are 9 Units covered in this course.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade D or above and successful completion of an acting workshop and interview.


You will be assessed continually throughout the course, both through written and practical work you complete.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact West Cheshire College directly.

Last updated date: 03 May 2016
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