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Performing Arts and Music

Turn your passion into a career with one of our performing arts or music courses. Whether you love the technical aspects of music, the performance or being front and centre on stage, we have a course to help develop your skillset.

Performing Arts and Music
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6 Courses Available
BTEC Foundation Diploma in Drama (A-Level Equivalent) Are you still deciding if you want to go to Drama School and have a career in Acting? Then this course could be for you! It is the equivalent of 1.5 A-Levels and allows you to keep your options open by studying up to two other A-Level subje…
Study Mode: Full Time Location: Queens Drive Campus
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BTEC National Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (Acting/Musical Theatre) Do you absolutely know you want to progress to Drama school and want a career as a performer? Then this could be the course for you! This course is an essential foundation for anyone wanting to become a Performer. The course is designed to …
Level: Level 3 Study Mode: Full Time Location: Queens Drive Campus
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Dance Level 3 There are two options available for learners A Three A-level equivalent- RSL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative and Performing Arts (Dance). This is one qualification that equates to three A-levels in UCAS points, it is taught over two ye…
Study Mode: Full Time Location: Queens Drive Campus
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Music Performance Level 3 Extended Certificate (A Level Equivalent) If you have an interest in Music Performance, then this is the course for you. Whether you are a singer-songwriter, jazz pianist, classical violinist, rock drummer or blues guitarist, we welcome all instruments and all genres. Over the 2-ye…
Level: Level 3 Study Mode: Full Time Location: Queens Drive Campus
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Music Production Level 3 Extended Certificate (A Level Equivalent) This course is included within the Creative Studies A Level pathway as a RECOMMENDED CORE subject. It is included in the following pathways as a RECOMMENDED ADDITIONAL SUBJECT: Design and Media; English and Communications; Performing Arts. …
Level: Level 3 Study Mode: Full Time Location: Queens Drive Campus
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Performing and Production Arts Industry Skills Level 2 Extended Certificate If you are keen to specialise in Performing Arts – acting, singing & dancing – then this is the course for you. It will prepare you for employment in the performing arts industry or progression onto a Level 3 qualification by giving you…
Level: Level 2 Study Mode: Full Time Location: Queens Drive Campus
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Facilities and Resources 

  • Phoenix Theatre
  • Two Dance Studios 
  • Recording Studio 
  • Dedicated Practice Spaces
  • Related Enrichment Opportunities 

Why Choose Performing Arts and Music? 

Being part of the performing arts and music industries can be life-changing. Build on your existing skills and knowledge to ready yourself for a career in your chosen industry. Mix and match your performing arts and music courses with other A levels to have a varied and rounded study programme. 

  • Experienced teachers 
  • Specialist facilities and equipment 
  • Transferable skills 
  • Meet like-minded people 
  • Trips and visits
  • Guest speakers
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Swindon
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