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Music and Performing Arts

Level 2 UAL Diploma in Performing Arts

Course overview

Interested in pursuing a future in performance but not yet ready for level 3 study? This course is designed to provide a full-time introduction to performance and production that gives students a broad diagnostic experience and develops an understanding of performing arts as a collaborative activity.

With equal focus on drama, singing and dance the level 2 programme of study will give you a broad understanding of the performing arts sector and help you develop the skills you need to progress and fine tune your craft.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have 4 GCSEs (A*-D) or (Grade 3 and above) including English and maths.

Entry will be subject to a satisfactory reference, interview and portfolio.

Entry decisions will be discretionary at interview, applicants will also need to attend an audition. Students will continually be assessed through probation period to ensure they are on the correct level.

Course Modules

- Introduction to performance
- Communicating with an audience
- Staging a performance
- Contextual Research for performance and production
- Performance skills and personal project and presentation
- Producing and performing to an audience

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed on an ongoing basis through practical performances and written assignments. Your written work will contain self- evaluations of your own performances.

What can I do next

This course will open up opportunities to continue studying performing arts at a higher level, including our Level 3 UAL Diploma/ Extended in Performing Arts.