UAL Level 1 Diploma Performing Arts

UAL Level 1 Diploma Performing Arts

Subject Area: Performing Arts

Course Overview

The programme of study is designed to cover all aspects of Performing Arts including Dance, Musical Theatre, Acting, Scripted performance whilst also making links to the Performing Arts Industry. Working towards a final performance showcase, the course allows you to explore, develop and acquire skills that not only support development onto level 2 courses but give an insight into the Performing Arts industry as a whole.

All students who have not achieved a grade C or grade 4, or above in GCSE English or maths or both will need to study an English or/and maths qualification alongside their chosen main qualification.

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  • Start Date: Sep, 2018
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: DPN91F0

Entry Requirements

3 GCSEs at grade E (grade 2) including English Language/Entry Level functional skills English & maths, meeting and suitable reference.

Course Highlights

This exciting course gives students the opportunity to develop their Performing Arts and Music skills with a team of tutors who work in the business.

Develop your skills and discover new talents in this practical and engaging course, working as part of a group and individually.

Next Steps

Progression onto the level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts

Tuition Costs

No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2018.

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Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learner Loans can be found at

Additional Costs

Trips and Visits – £40.00 is payable at the start of the year.

Anna Engstrom - BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Music and Performing Arts

The teachers helped me a lot with my confidence and were very supportive. I progressed onto Level 2 Music and this course was the reason I achieved that.