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BTEC Performing Arts at St Aldhelm's Academy

Course description

This qualification is built on two core units that form the fundamental knowledge and
understanding of performing arts principles.

This qualification also includes two mandatory units as well as a choice from optional specialist units, thereby providing an opportunity to develop a broader understanding of the performing arts sector, including groups of units about performance and production. In addition, this qualification introduces a number of specialist areas, and the opportunity to acquire some of the practical skills identified by employers as the fundamental building blocks for competence in the workplace.

Pathways

This qualification offers a choice of four endorsed pathways for learners, designed to
provide programmes of study to suit individual needs. Endorsement means that the
certificate received on passing the course will include the name of the pathway in brackets.

● Edexcel BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Certificate in Performing Arts (Acting)
● Edexcel BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Certificate in Performing Arts (Dance)
● Edexcel BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Certificate in Performing Arts (Musical Theatre)
● Edexcel BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Certificate in Performing Arts (Production)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Aldhelm's Academy directly.

Last updated date: 10 July 2014

Key information

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

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