UAL Level 1 Diploma in Performing Arts
No entry requirements are required but you must have an interest in the subject area you are applying for. You will have a College interview and if necessary references may be taken up. You will also be invited to attend our taster workshop session as part of the audition process.
Who is the course for
This one year course offers opportunities for you to develop with specialist teachers/industry professionals and to do numerous performances per term. Our students are typically those who wish to develop their technique and skills as performers.
Course units include:
- Acting skills
- Dance and movement skills
- Musical theatre
- Music, singing
- Vocal skills
- Individual and group work
- Theatre trips
- Collaborative work with other student groups.
Student will also gain a functional skills qualification.
Each project and its content will be clearly outlined by your tutor in the form of a brief. In a vocational context, that aims to replicate and prepare you for real live situations in the industry, you will be assessed through rehearsals, practical performances and reflections on your work. A variety of skills will be explored and you will be supported by your tutors to develop these. You will be expected to rehearse in your own time, in addition to during class time when working towards a performance.
How is the course assessed
This course puts you, the student at the centre of your training. We look at the skills and strengths that you bring and develop them, helping you to reach your full potential. Using the format of a professional company, your work is guided towards consistently high standards expected from our industry.
Where next - Further Studies
UAL Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts or Music. Successful students can work in a range of roles, these may include working in creative industries such as events, museums, production, tv, theatres, publishing, radio, advertising and marketing
Where next - Job Opportunities
You will build the confidence and skills to tackle any interview or job you wish to pursue.
Last updated: 31 October 2018
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.