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Performing Arts (Acting, Dance and Singing) BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma

Wyke Sixth Form College

Wyke Sixth Form College, Bricknell Avenue, Hull, HU5 4NT

National Extended Diploma (BTEC)
Level 3
PERFORMING ARTS EXTENDED DIPLOMA
Arts, Media and Publishing

Course Summary

This course is for you if you would like to develop all round performance skills and transferrable skills opportunity to develop all-round performance skills and transferable skills such as self-confidence, self-presentation, personal discipline, time management and organisational skills which are highly regarded by higher education and employers. This course is equivalent to 3 A Levels.

Course Details

BTEC Performing Arts (Acting, Dance and Singing) Extended Diploma (3 A Level Equivalent)

Triple subject choice: 13 x lessons a week. Full-time course

Compulsory participation in college production enrichment in first year

42% external assessment

Range of dance styles and choreography units

Basic Acting and Singing units

Range of project-based units and employability that can be explored in dance, acting or singing

Units studied over 2years include:

Unit 1: Investigating Practitioners’ Work (externally assessed)

Unit 2: Developing Skills and Techniques for Live Performance

Unit 3: Group Performance Workshop (externally assessed)

Unit 4: Performing Arts in the Community

Unit 5: Individual Performance Commission (externally assessed)

Unit 6: Final Live Performance to an Audience

Unit 7: Employment Opportunities in the Performing Arts (externally assessed)

Unit 12: Contemporary Dance Technique

Unit 14: Choreography for Live Performance

Unit 19: Acting Styles

Unit 22: Movement in Performance

Unit 23: Singing Techniques for Performers

Unit 29: Storytelling


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