What is this subject about?
Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts and Production
This is a 1 year, Level 2 Performing Arts course and expects participation in all three main general areas of the performing arts: Dance, Drama & Singing, although there will be the opportunity to specialise.
Areas of study include: Acting Skills, Dance Skills, Physical Theatre, Devising Plays, Dance Performance, Individual Performance Project, Musical Theatre, Business in the Performing Arts, Contemporary Dance and Community Theatre.
What have students who have taken this course in the past progressed to?
Progression to the Level 3 Diploma/ Extended Diploma in Performing and Production Arts. There may be the possibility of moving into limited roles within the profession such as backstage work and Access to Community Arts work.
How will I learn?
You will learn through a variety of practical techniques classes, practical workshops, group seminars and lectures.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed continually through practical project work, coursework, written assignments and through giving presentations. Practical assessment will include some public performances but also in-class presentation and workshop assessment.