BTEC Level 2 First Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance)

Ran in collaboration with WQE this one-year course combines practical and theoretical assignments and is heavily performance based. 

Acting as an introduction to developing performance skills in dance you will be required to work in groups as well as individually on various assignments and actively provide creative input along the rehearsal process to produce exciting and dynamic new work for your projects. 

Learners will gain an overview of the dance industry, as well as obtaining practical skills essential to understanding performance, technical training, rehearsal and group work. They will also develop key skills in IT, Communication, The Performing Arts Business and obtain an understanding of Health & Fitness. You may be required to study GCSE Math’s and English at Regent College on days when you are not timetabled for practical lessons at the Studio. 

You will be taught through a variety of methods including practical demonstrations, lectures and your own research. You will be continually assessed during your course through a series of practical performance and work related assignments. Learners will have opportunity to complete exam work in BTDA Jazz and ISTD Ballet and Tap. 

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BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance)

Ran in collaboration with WQE, this two-year course combines practical and theoretical assignments and is heavily performance based. 

Learners will develop their craft by progressing their dance, choreography and performance skills through the medium of workshops, rehearsals and performances, giving them a full understanding of the disciplines and the backgrounds behind them whilst perfecting their technique. 

Learners will have the opportunity to develop creative and compositional dance skills through devising, creating and performing individually as well as part of a group, actively providing creative input along the rehearsal process to produce exciting and dynamic new work for your projects. Along with a competent understanding of health and fitness, students will develop an awareness of the lesser know areas in the performing arts business to create a full understanding of the industry. 

As part of the Level 3 Extended Diploma, students are expected to explore the performing arts world independently to further aid their studies. This may include teaching, attending other dance master classes, going to auditions or even finding professional work part-time. Students receive full support and guidance to aid with their progression and the decisions presented to them upon completion of the course. 

You will be taught through a variety of methods including practical demonstrations, lectures and your own research. You will be continually assessed during your course through a series of practical performance and work related assignments. Learners will have opportunity to complete exam work in BTDA Jazz and ISTD Ballet and Tap. 

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (Musical Theatre)

Ran in collaboration with WQE, this two-year course combines practical and theoretical assignments and is heavily performance based. 

Learners will develop their craft by progressing their dance, singing and acting skills through the medium of workshops, rehearsals and performances, giving them a full understanding of the disciplines and the backgrounds behind them whilst perfecting their technique. 

Learners will have the opportunity to develop creative and compositional dance skills through devising, creating and performing individually as well as part of a group, actively providing creative input along the rehearsal process to produce exciting and dynamic new work for your projects. Along with a competent understanding of health and fitness, students will develop an awareness of the lesser know areas in the performing arts business to create a full understanding of the industry. 

As part of the Level 3 Extended Diploma, students are expected to explore the performing arts world independently to further aid their studies. This may include teaching, attending other dance master classes, going to auditions or even finding professional work part-time. Students receive full support and guidance to aid with their progression and the decisions presented to them upon completion of the course. 

You will be taught through a variety of methods including practical demonstrations, lectures and your own research. You will be continually assessed during your course through a series of practical performance and work related assignments. Learners will have opportunity to complete exam work in BTDA Jazz and ISTD Ballet and Tap alongside Acting and Singing syllabi.