This course is perfect if you have a talent for acting, dance and singing and want to pursue this as a career. You’ll learn a mixture of dance styles, acting techniques, and a wide variety of music repertoire on a course designed to develop you as a well-rounded, triple theatre musical theatre performer.
You can expect experienced tutors to help you develop the necessary skills required to be successful as a musical theatre performer. You will study: ballet, tap and jazz dance, singing, acting, devising and character work, while working alongside other students to develop your skills and knowledge.
You will complete 90 credits in Year 1 and gain a standalone qualification. On successful completion of this, you will progress into Year 2 to gain the full Extended Diploma.
111 Canal Street
Start: 7th September 2020
Course code: C000839 / Q002020
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Musical Theatre
You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths, or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).
You will be assessed on practical tasks, projects and productions, supported by a record of written evidence.
Choose to follow with stage school, degree-level study, or a career in the performing arts industry. We offer foundation degrees in Acting and Dance, and a top-up degree in Performing Arts.
Additional fees are to be paid at enrolment for trips and the performing arts passport. These can be discussed at interview.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!