Acting BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3

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Prove that you’re a class act with this programme. You will develop the vocal and physical skills needed to shine on stage and on screen. You’ll explore acting styles such as naturalism, epic, surrealism and physical theatre through scripted and devised projects. We support you in your development to gain the skills needed to succeed in the industry.

Contact details: Jayne Exton

Performing Arts



Who is this course for?

If you enjoyed acting at school and want to take your next step into the industry, then this is the course for you. We work across a whole range of acting disciplines including stage acting, devising, improvisation, acting to camera, scriptwriting and theatre in the community. The aim of this course is to create highly skilled and well-rounded actors who will succeed at university or drama school.

Benefits / Skills

  • Acting skills development
  • Scripted and devised performance
  • Screen acting and script writing
  • Community theatre
  • Final major project
  • The performing arts industry
  • Self promotion and networking
  • Entry Requirements

    Five GCSEs at grade 4 or equivalent including English

    Career Progression

    Progression may include degree level study or relevant employment.

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    Course Details


    1 year Diploma

    1 year Top-up Extended Diploma

    Study Type

    Full time

    Start Date


    Course Code


    Course Fee (16-18)

    No fee

    Course Fee (Adult)

    £2,730 plus exam fee of £152   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

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    We provide full-time arts education to over 1,000 students every year, from level 1 through to BA Honours degrees. If you are successful in gaining a place on one of our specialist courses, we will work with you to develop your creative skills and prepare you for the next big step – either to university, drama school, art college or the world of work.

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