Foundation Pathway: Performing Arts Level 1

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You don't have to be the world's greatest singer or actor to build a rewarding and interesting career in the performing arts!

This course is designed to help students gain the qualifications and skills required for further training in the performing arts industry.

What I'll learn

You will learn about the performing arts industry and possible job opportunities.

You will also develop your functional skills in English and Maths.


How I'll learn

You will take part in interactive and fun activities to develop your performance skills as well as practical projects in a supportive and collaborative classroom.

The course will help you to develop personal skills such as communication, creativity and confidence, preparing you for the world of work.


How I'll be assessed

The course is based on continual assessment with workbooks and the teaching team will engage your leaning in many different ways.

Types of learning activities will consist of group work, practical activities, putting learning into practice and visits.


Entry Requirements

You do not need qualifications to join these pathways. However, you will need a successful interview with a member of the teaching team to show your commitment to full time study and your interest in the subject. 

You need a basic level of literacy and numeracy to apply for this course. The commitment to work towards improving English and maths is required for this programme. Both Functional skill and GCSE re-sits are offered. We will also expect a satisfactory school report. 

As part of your interview we will assess your levels of English and maths and advise you of the most appropriate level to study.


How to Apply

To register your interest and contact the Foundation Learning team, you do not need to complete the full college application form. Please complete the short form here.