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Theatre Studies Edexcel AS & A Level at Ifield Community College

Course description

Year 1:

  • Unit 1 – Exploration of Drama and Theatre
  • Unit 2 – Theatre Text in Performance

Year 2:

  • Unit 3 – Exploration of Dramatic Performance
  • Unit 4 – Theatre Text in Context

Course content

Subject Links:
Performing Arts, English Literature, History, Dance, Music, ICT, Media Studies, Philosophy.

Entry requirements

To study a Level 3 subject the prospective student must have at least 5 GCSE A*-C grades including a C in English Language and Mathematics. There are some subject specific entry requirements, they are as follows:

  • C grade in GCSE Drama or
  • Merit in BTEC Level 2 diploma in Performing Arts (Acting)

Future opportunities

Students can progress after Theatre Studies AS and A2 by studying Acting or Theatre Arts subjects at many universities and colleges. They will be able to access Degree, HND or National Diploma courses, some of which allow students to combine with performing arts and other arts related subjects.

Further information

Students will be expected to participate in workshops and performance evenings. Students are expected to rehearse in both guided and independent after college sessions. All students will take part in theatre trips to see professional work.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ifield Community College directly.

Last updated date: 11 October 2016

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