The BTEC Acting Diploma (540GLH = equivalent to one and a half A levels) is a two year intensive programme structured around the development of personal acting skills and preparing to work in the performing arts industry. This course is 100% coursework, internally assessed over 4 units. This is a highly recommended course for those focused on progression to drama training and careers in the performing arts. You will take part in practical workshops throughout the course, participate in scripted and devised performances and have opportunities for involvement in Brighton's vibrant theatre scene through theatre visits and performances in local venues. In addition to the areas explored in the Extended Certificate above, you will:
- Look at planning a Career In the Performing Arts Industry (Types of employment, roles, self-promotion etc.)
- Explore performance styles (improvisation, naturalism, physical theatre, epic, storytelling, total theatre & devising) & create performance material for live performances.
- Create commission-based performance & take part in a major production project in the Brighton Fringe Festival.