Performing Arts Level 3

Want to pursue a career in acting, want to progress to an acting/performing related university degree or attend a drama school or conservatoire? Our Level 3 (A Level equivalent) course coupled with fantastic and unique resources including our own fully functioning live TV Studio, rehearsal studio with sprung floor, theatre space and Craven College Radio Station will give you a head start.

Course Level:
Level 3
2 Years
Aireville Campus
Awarding Body:

The UAL Level 3 Diploma in Performing and Production Arts is a very practical course. You will study a wide variety of acting styles, genres and practitioners. You will also learn about the voice and movement skills, backstage and technical side of the theatre; lighting, stage management and set design. You will be taught by industry professionals and experienced performing arts teachers who have knowledge, experience and excellent partnerships with organisations such as West End Theatre working practitioners and organisations that will develop your ability and further your opportunities and career.

  • Principals of Performance
  • Engaging with an Audience
  • Introduction to Professional Practice & Work Experience
  • Theatre Context
  • Performance & Production Skills
  • Musical Theatre
  • Community Theatre
  • Final Major Project

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCSEs grade 9-4  or Performing Arts Level 2 (Merit/Distinction) including English & Maths GCSEs grade 9-4
  • Audition

Your choices may include:

  • Actor / Dancer / Singer
  • Choreographer
  • Comedian
  • Director
  • DJ
  • Script Writer

Your choices may include:

  • Performing Arts HNC
  • Performing Arts BA (Hons)
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