Performance Arts (Performance Art) ATCL Level 4 - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

The qualification is designed to enable Performance Arts students to display and evidence their performance skills and knowledge through a series of performance-based assessment tasks. The qualification encourages candidates to be multi-skilled, reflective performers showing professional potential; their performance standard will be comparable in the UK to other qualifications available at Level 4 in the Qualifications and Credit framework or the first year of degree-level study.

Throughout the qualification you may study;

  • Advanced acting techniques (devising, voice, scripted works)
  • Dance techniques and advanced dance techniques (technique, choreography and repertory)
  • Acting through song andperformance skills

Assessment Methods

The majority of modules are taught via practical workshops, lectures and seminars by highly experienced lecturers and practitioners.

Progression Options

On completion of this course you will have the opportunity to apply for other programmes at Performing Arts, Musical Theatre or Dance Schools and Higher Education. You will also have developed a network of contacts that could lead directly to employment.

Course Summary

Course Title Performance Arts (Performance Art) ATCL Level 4
Entry Requirements
  • Level 3 BTEC Performing Arts/Dance (Grade DMM or above)/A Levels in Dance or Drama (Grade C or above) or equivalent
  • Relevant industry experience (where applicable)
  • Successful audition and interview
  • Mature students are welcome to apply
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I found the entire experience of studying my Level 2 course really rewarding, that I decided to further my knowledge by completing a Level 3 course. I’m continually learning new skills and it’s really helping my professional development in the workplace.

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