This course is yourfirst step to a successful career in the performing arts industry. Gain an introduction to the performing arts industry and develop a range of performance techniques, rehearsal skills and technical skills in both performing arts and music as well as the opportunity to set up your own performing arts event.

This course is 100% coursework based.

You will study the following units:

  • Promoting a Performing Arts Event
  • Exploring Music Performance Skills
  • Exploring Musical Theatre Skills
  • Exploring Acting Skills
  • Taking Part in a Performance

You will be working both independently and in small groups in our state of the art rehearsal rooms, recording facilities and theatre. Much of your time will be spent learning theory and preparing material for performances and assessments. Practical Music assessments take place at local music venues in order to give you real world experience of working in the industry.

On successful completion of this course, you can progress to the Performing Arts and Music Diploma Level 2.

There are no exams for this course. Students build a portfolio of work for each of the units and complete a mixture of practical and written based assignments.

You will also be able to participate in running the of the College radio station and record label where you can release your own music through major online retailers such as iTunes. For detailed information visit

No formal entry qualifications required, but an interview is necessary where you’ll display a desire to work in the performing arts industry.

For Admission

Department : Music
Level : Level 1
Starts : 09 September, 2019
Duration : 1 Year Full Time
Course Code : FLDPAAP

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