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Drama - Performing Arts (Acting) Btec Level 3 at Walthamstow Academy

Course description

Walthamstow Academy has a thriving drama department that aims to challenge and stretch the students as performers as well as individuals. Drama is a powerful tool that helps students understand the world they live in whilst nurturing self-confidence, spiritual, moral and cultural awareness and creativity.


Course content

This course is offered as a double award (worth 2 A-Levels). Students are exposed to a wide range of varying disciplines within the performing Arts. This course focuses much more on the practical aspects of theatre, training students in disciplines ranging from mask work, directing styles to naturalism and physical theatre.

Students develop their understanding of Theatre as a form of expression and entertainment but also learn how theatre can be a vehicle for social change. Students work with teachers and visiting practitioners as well as working independently as a Theatre company devising from script as well as existing scripts.

Future opportunities

Students have gone on to study Law, Media, Nursing, Teaching, Psychology, English Literature and Performing Arts.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Walthamstow Academy directly.

Last updated date: 15 December 2016
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