Performing Arts Level 2 BTEC Diploma at Wigan & Leigh College
Do you have a love for performing arts? Is your dream to work in theatre, dance, television or film? Have you got lots of energy, imagination and a story to tell? If so then the stage is set for you to start working towards your career in dance and drama.
This is an exciting, practical-based course. You will learn performance skills and styles. You will work in our specialist facilities and produce a series of small and large scale projects taking on the role of dancer, choreographer, actor, director or a member of the technical production team. You will watch professional shows and take part in workshops, write scripts, design costumes, build sets, create and operate music and lights and much more.
A minimum of 5 A*-D/ 9-3 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English
You will also need to attend a dance/drama audition.
You will be set exciting tasks for a work related projects which will be assessed by tutors and external examiners. The majority of these will be practical, others will involve project journals and performance reviews.
Courses are free for 16-19 year olds. For further information contact our Student Services team on 01942 761609.
The Performing Arts Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma.
You will gain experience for employment in the entertainment industry. You will build self-confidence, group working and organisational skills that are transferable to any business sector.
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.