Performing Arts and Production Level 2 (FPFA)

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code BC183
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


If acting, singing, dancing or theatre production is your passion then you need to start your career with our Performing Arts course. There are so many career and progression opportunities in this exciting, dynamic and creative industry, whether that be performing on stage, TV or film to dancing or choreography, all of which we will prepare you for while studying with us.


The course is very practical and will help you to develop your confidence and performance skills on the stage. The course develops your voice, projection, movement, acting skills and musical theatre skills. You will participate in College performances which will take place in various locations. You will have the opportunity to represent college in performances helping you to develop as a performer. You may study a variety of units including:

  • Acting
  • Musical theatre
  • Performing
  • Dance
  • Technical skills

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed on your practical work and coursework.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grades 3 including GCSE English and maths

An interest in theatre production

A successful audition

Your next steps...

Employment: many previous students have been successful in gaining employment with the industry

Education: you may progress onto a Level 3 programme ; Level 3 Acting , Level 3 Dance, Level 3 Musical Theatre or Level 3 Production Arts.  A Merit grade for the Diploma is required. Following the Extended Diploma course many of our students progress to university.