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Performing Arts BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Farnborough College of Technology

Course description

This qualification aims to develop your skills and understanding of acting, dance and singing by learning in a practical environment with industry professionals. You will perform frequently in our on-site theatre and rehearse in our dance studio, surrounded by music, creative arts and media students and staff.

Course content

  • Physical theatre
  • Acting, dance, singing
  • Historical context
  • Performing arts business
  • Rehearsing and performance

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at grade or above or a Merit/Distinction at level 2. A C grade at English (Level 2 English) is mandatory. A successful reference, interview and audition are required. 

All young people will continue to improve their skills in English and Mathematics while studying at the college. If you have lower than a C grade GCSE in Mathematics or English Language, you will be supported to work towards this level.

Future opportunities

Every student who applied for university in the last three years in performing arts has been successful in finding a place that suits them. The course provides an excellent structure for UCAS applications and is equivalent to three A Levels.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Farnborough College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 25 October 2016

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