Performing Arts BTEC Level 3 at The Oxford Academy
The Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Performing Arts is a full time course for those who are aspiring to a career in performing arts. You will develop a range of skills and expertise through practical exploration of a number of different disciplines within performing arts with the opportunity to work to your strengths as you progress through the course.
The areas covered include:
- Performance Workshop
- Production Techniques
- Acting Techniques
- Dance and Movement
- Voice and Singing
- Key Skills
- Professional Practice
- Devising Theatre
Through these areas and working within the school you will develop your skills in directing, writing, producing, solo performing, publicity and marketing and arts administration. You will have the opportunity to learn from visiting theatre practitioners and to see theatre and film productions.
There are a number of potential careers leading from a National Diploma in Performing Arts, including:
- Media research
- Teaching dance/acting/music,
- Working in television and theatre
- Publicity and marketing
- Stage direction
- Arts administration
- Set design
5 A*-D GCSE including English and Maths level 4, grade C in GCSE Drama or Music
The Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, equivalent UCAS points to 3 A Levels, prepares you for a variety of further study programmes in Performing Arts or dance, music and acting media, TV or film production, entertainment management or events management.
Another course that might interest you is A Level Media Studies.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Oxford Academy directly.