Level 3 Diploma in Performing Arts (Performance)

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 R02SPL3PAP101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course develops your ability to boost your all round performance skills and to give you a wider range of options for your future career and study. You will take part in exciting projects that build your confidence in voice work, improve your physical prowess, enhance your stage presence, and enable you to get inside the mind of different characters to stretch your range and ability. A big part of this course is ensemble team work and bringing to life scenes from the epic, intense, emotive worlds and battles of Shakespeare, the pizzazz of variety, to the light-hearted and comic. You will be able to present yourself better, communicate more articulately, generate ideas with classmates and perform to others.


  • Theatre, drama and performance skills
  • Ensemble and team work
  • Character development
  • Stage fighting and slapstick
  • Vocal and physical skills
  • Rehearsals and performances
  • The business of performing arts
  • Historical and contextual research in the performing arts
  • Practical work will take place in workshops, studios, theatres and outdoor venues

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • Practical assessments
  • Performance examinations
  • Coursework

Your next steps...

  • BA (Hons) Theatre, Acting and Performance Degree
  • PGCE