This Performing Arts study programme explores a wide spectrum of Performing Arts skills including; Dance, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Acting Techniques, Classical and Contemporary Drama, TV and Film, Theatre in Education, Stage Management, Performing Arts Business and Historical Context.
Combining theoretical and practical work the course offers a wide range of Performance opportunities, culminating in a final Performance Showcase.
4 GCSEs at Grade C, one of which must be English Language (or their equivalent) or level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts and successful audition.
You must gain a pass on this qualification to progress on to the Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (equivalent to 3 A Levels).
The Extended Diploma in Performing Arts lets you experience all aspects of the performing arts world.
This is a course where you will learn both through academic study, and through taking part in a range of performances, to help you put the skills you learn into action.
We have strong Industry connections and you may have the opportunity to perform at The New Wolsey Studio.
Students who complete this course may progress on to the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts or on to Higher Education (with significant UCAS points).
No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2016
For all students aged 19+ fees are £4670. Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learner Loans can be found at www.suffolk.ac.uk/courses/tuition-fees
Trips and visits - £60.00 is payable at the start of the year.
"The course was really practical and diverse. The facilities are excellent - they have everything you need and the staff are really helpful. It's not like school, it's friendly and relaxed, but you still learn."