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.

Advanced acting techniques (devising, voice, scripted works) advanced dance techniques (technique, choreography and repertory), acting through song, performance skills, presentation skills, assessment preparation. You will be assessed through practical assessments, lecture demonstration and a viva voce.

Summative assessment will take place in June.

Assessment Methods

  • Practical assessment
  • Lecture demonstration
  • Viva voce
  • Summative assessment will take place in June.

Progression Options

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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