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Level 1 Certificate Performance Skills

Subject Area

Performing & Production Arts

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Part Time

Course Type

Adult Further Education

What is the course about?

This qualification is designed for those who aspire to work in, or continue to study performing arts. It develops knowledge of the principles of performance skills. The primary purpose of this qualification is to introduce the skills, knowledge and qualities needed in the performing arts sector.

Why should I choose the course?

You will develop skills in a wide variety of performance types, such as drama, dance, music, and stand-up comedy, with a view to progressing onto further qualifications. You will develop fundamental practical skills and focus on developing your performance ability and critical awareness, which will be essential in supporting you to secure employment in the sector.

What will I learn?

The qualification will:

  • Develop your performance skills
  • Support you in developing and preparing performing arts work
  • Support you in presenting performing arts work.

What will the course lead on to?

This qualification could support your progression onto a level 2 qualification in Performing Arts or in your career development. You could progress to a wide range of roles that are involved in Performing Arts, including; Actor, Community arts worker, Choreographer, Dancer or Theatre Support Technician.

Are there any links with industry and university?

We have links with a range of employers in the performing arts sector. The Advanced Creative & Digital Skills Centre is proud to work with a wide range of local and national employers who will support the teaching team to deliver industry-specific skills and knowledge, offer learners the chance to take part in competitions or live briefs and often talent spot for their next employees.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if it is required and a welfare team that are on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

For further information on student support please visit:

https://www.wvr.ac.uk/college-life/student-support/

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Our dedicated staff are passionate about skills development and work alongside employers to support in delivering an up to date and industry relevant curriculum that meets the needs of the performing arts industry. You will be exposed to a number of opportunities that will introduce you to the new skills that are needed in this sector.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements, although you may find it helpful if you’ve already achieved an Entry Level 3 qualification.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no additional costs associated with the course.

Careers Information

Course options

10/03/2023

Duration
12 Weeks
Class Times
08:45 - 15:45
Location
Warrington Campus
Day(s)
Fri
Adult Fee
405.50
16-18 Fee
Contact College

29/09/2023

Duration
15 Weeks
Class Times
08:45 - 15:45
Location
Warrington Campus
Day(s)
Fri
Adult Fee
TBC
16-18 Fee
Contact College

23/02/2024

Duration
15 Weeks
Class Times
08:45 - 15:45
Location
Warrington Campus
Day(s)
Fri
Adult Fee
TBC
16-18 Fee
Contact College

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