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Performance BTEC National Diploma Quick Facts Course Code BT7007A09 Start 07/09/2009 Course Level Level 3 Days/Time DAY Course Length 2 years Where is the course? (N/A) What is this course about? This award is for people who have experience and the capacity to learn in the area of theatre performance. You will develop skills in the performance of scripted and devised material, as well as knowledge of theatre history and the performing arts industry.Students wanting to join this course will need to attend an interview and an audition. Who is this course for? Young people aged 16-18. What do I need to get on the course? You need at least four GCSEs at grade A-C, including English Language. Alternatively, you may have a BTEC First Diploma with Merit or Distinction and Key/Basic skills in Communications or Application of Number at level 2. If you are a mature student alternative qualifications or experience will be taken into account. You must participate in a group workshop for your audition. What will I study? Performing is a major part of the course, with regular performances throughout the year and a strong focus on working with industry professionals. You study different aspects of movement and drama, such as: ? class=line> ? Acting techniques ? Improvisation and devising ? Historical and cultural studies ? Movement studies ? Film and TV acting ? Physical theatre ? Vocal skills ? The performing arts business ? Theatre for children. What qualification will I get? On successful completion of the course you will receive a BTEC National Diploma in Drama (equivalent to 3 A Levels). What can I do after the course? You can go onto higher education or to further training at a drama school or to related employment. Past students have progressed to Central School of Speech and Drama, Middlesex University, De Montfort University and Dartington College, amongst others. How do I get on the course? For September 2008 entry - complete a College application form, followed by interview. How much does the course cost? Home students aged 16-18 do not pay the course fee. Home Students: ? 1293 International students: ? 5400

Performance BTEC National Diploma Quick Facts Course Code BT7007A09 Start 07/09/2009 Course Level Level 3 Days/Time DAY Course Length 2 years Where is the course? (N/A) What is this course about? This award is for people who have experience and the capacity to learn in the area of theatre performance. You will develop skills in the performance of scripted and devised material, as well as...

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