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Performing Arts Level 2 at Clarendon Sixth Form College

Course description

This is a full time course, which we approach in a very practical way. Although there is not a lot of written work, you will be required to write a Log Book, keep a diary and write essays. The majority of your assessments will be through your performances, many of which will be to public audiences. Recent performance venues have included the main stage at the Royal Exchange Theatre, the main stage at the Trafford centre and of course, in our own beautiful 200 seat theatre with new professional sound and lighting equipment.

Course content

'Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Performing Arts: Throughout the course you will develop a range of skills and knowledge preparing you for progression onto the Level 3 courses available at Clarendon Sixth Form College, including:BTEC DANCEBTEC MUSICAL THEATREBTEC ACTINGYou will study a variety of units, including:• Improvisation• Individual Showcase • Acting Skills • Dance Skills • Musical Theatre SkillsAnd more…!

Entry requirements

'For our level 2 course, you are required to have 4 GCSEs at grade D/5. However, we are keen to nurture artistic talent, so just come and talk to us and we will do all we can to ensure that you have the opportunity to study your passion and follow your dream with us here, at Clarendon Sixth Form College.You will be required to undertake an interview and join our fun, full-day audition and write a short 500 word piece explaining a little about yourself and why you want to be a performer: this is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your talent beyond your academic achievement.

Future opportunities

'On successful completion of this qualification, many young people progress into Higher Education at Drama School or University, where they continue to train to become professional performers, or train as teachers or professional coaches.Many young people move immediately into industry and can often be seen on stage and television.

Further information

For Further Information Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 908 6789

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 10 December 2018
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