For people who would like a career on stage or behind the scenes, our Performing arts course will give you the practical skills and the confidence to make it a reality. You’ll take part in workshops led by highly experienced teachers and get plenty of performance practise in a real theatre at nearby Hanger Farm Arts Centre, which is part of Totton College.

~ Includes work experience ~

Age groups

14+, 16-18

What courses can I choose?

CourseLevelQualificationAwarding body
CourseLevelQualificationAwarding body
Performing Arts
Level 2
Level 3
2, 3Diploma, extended diplomaEDEXCEL

What will I learn?

  • Acting and rehearsal
  • Improvisation
  • Scene-study
  • On-camera technique
  • Voice
  • Movement

What qualification will I have?

You’ll have a diploma.

How do I complete the course?

You’ll be assessed through an online test, an assignment or an oral assessment.

What can I do next?

With your qualification, you can apply for a job in:

  • Acting
  • Dance
  • Musical theatre
  • Film

Alternatively you can learn a related course at a higher level or apply for an apprenticeship in a related work area.

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