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Level 2 Performing Arts Diploma in Partnership with Studio 4

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LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College St Austell - 9 September 2024
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
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ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Level 2 Performing Arts Diploma in Partnership with Studio 4

Dance Courses at St Austell UAL Level 2 Diploma in Performing and Production Arts

A full-time vocational course designed to prepare performers for our level 3 diploma in Performing Arts.

The course will be one year and learners will train at Cornwall College with large dance studios and the Keay Theatre and Studio 4's new Creative Centre, fully equipped with sprung floors, mirrors and a wonderful new performance space. Our course provides young performers with the opportunity to access high-quality training with industry professionals and for their talents to be challenged, progressed and nurtured.

Our talented teaching team of outstanding working professionals will provide the best professional training possible for every learner on our course. Daily Technique classes will include: Ballet, Technical Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, Acting, Singing, Commercial, Contemporary and Street Dance. Specialist classes include: Audition Prep, industry masterclasses and talks, Gymnastics and Fitness. Alongside projects that will develop project management, performance, and teaching skills. Our UAL course will provide regular performance opportunities locally and nationally!

Our Patrons who are all very much at the forefront of their careers; Kayla Lomas, Olivia Higham, Josh Wharmby, Tom Davis Dunn, Jake Moyle and Ben Christopher Harris will visit regularly and provide feedback and guidance for every single learner.

Our Level 3 Alumni are now spreading their wings at: Wilkes Academy, London Studios Centre, Performers college, Plymouth university, University of East London, Shockout and some of their performance credits/work include: X Factor, The Brit Awards, East London Dance, various pantomimes.

UAL Awarding Body - University of the Arts LondonUAL Awarding Body - University of the Arts London

What you will learn

You will learn through a range of exhilarating units covering subjects such as Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Commercial and Body Conditioning. You will also have the opportunity to participate in acting, music and stage craft lessons. As well as this you will take part in project work that will encourage you to become an intelligent and reflective artist and enable you to develop fundamental skills to support you moving within your career.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at Grade 3 and above

Attend an audition

Work experience

Learners are expected to complete 60 hours of work experience on this course. They will be supported to find placements by their tutors, but they are advised to think about options before joining the course. Exciting examples of where you could go include dance companies, holiday parks, theatre’s and schools etc.

Assessment

The course is assessed on practical and theoretical coursework, including performances, rehearsals, and written journals and research.

Progression

You will be aiming to progress onto our level 3 Diploma in Performing Arts with a view of having a career in the Performing Arts industry

Cornwall College St Austell

Cornwall College St Austell

Set at the top of St Austell, with incredible views over the bay, our campus boasts ground-breaking facilities and exceptional student spaces. The Keay Theatre area plays host to our famous Altitude Dance Academy and performing arts, while our award-winning student restaurant Cloisters is recognised as one of the best in the country. Brand new electric vehicle training labs set within our modern construction and engineering buildings showcase just some of the incredible opportunities for people in St Austell and beyond.

Read more on the exciting developments at St Austell & Camborne


You will learn through a range of exhilarating units covering subjects such as Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Commercial and Body Conditioning. You will also have the opportunity to participate in acting, music and stage craft lessons. As well as this you will take part in project work that will encourage you to become an intelligent and reflective artist and enable you to develop fundamental skills to support you moving within your career.

4 GCSEs at Grade 3 and above

Attend an audition

Learners are expected to complete 60 hours of work experience on this course. They will be supported to find placements by their tutors, but they are advised to think about options before joining the course. Exciting examples of where you could go include dance companies, holiday parks, theatre’s and schools etc.

The course is assessed on practical and theoretical coursework, including performances, rehearsals, and written journals and research.

You will be aiming to progress onto our level 3 Diploma in Performing Arts with a view of having a career in the Performing Arts industry

Cornwall College St Austell

Cornwall College St Austell

Set at the top of St Austell, with incredible views over the bay, our campus boasts ground-breaking facilities and exceptional student spaces. The Keay Theatre area plays host to our famous Altitude Dance Academy and performing arts, while our award-winning student restaurant Cloisters is recognised as one of the best in the country. Brand new electric vehicle training labs set within our modern construction and engineering buildings showcase just some of the incredible opportunities for people in St Austell and beyond.

Read more on the exciting developments at St Austell & Camborne


Dates & Locations

16-19
  • Location - Cornwall College St Austell
  • Start Date - 9 September 2024
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00* - FREE for school leavers
            
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Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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