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Performing Arts - Musical Theatre at Walton Girls' High School & Sixth Form

Course description

The Performing Arts Industry is one of the largest industries in the world. It includes areas of work such as Theatre, Music studios, Concert Venues, Museums, Education, Media and Television. It provides a wealth of job opportunities within the UK and abroad. BTECs are an excellent basis from which to enter the world of work or progress to Higher Education. This route will allow you to access industrial qualifications and with a Level Three BTEC you can access University. This course allows you to develop many work based and personal skills, expanding your knowledge of the industry, and allows you to look at different areas of the industry as possible career routes

Entry requirements

Five GCSE A* - C grades including Maths and English at grade C or above. Merit/ Grade B or above in one or more of the following BTEC/ GCSE subjects: Music, Dance or Drama.You will also be expected to audition for a place on the course.

Future opportunities

The BTEC Level Three courses are recognised by the Performing Arts Industry, Dance and Drama Colleges and Universities as meeting their entrance criteria.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Walton Girls' High School & Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 14 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years