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Performing Arts (Dance Pathway), UAL Extended Diploma
What to expect on this course
This course offers you the chance to discover all the facets that make up this creative art. From performing in musicals, to repertoire and choreographing your own work in varied styles this will give you the very best chance of progression into your individual specialist choices or into the industry.
You will gain an excellent skills base in performing arts and study various styles of dance. You will have many opportunities for workshops, theatre work, dance performance, choreography, industry work experience and much more. With the use of the latest technology in our facilities you will have an amazing experience on this practical and work-related study programme.
You will be assessed through practical and written assignments
What will this lead to?
You’ll have the ability to get a relevant job in the industry and could progress on to University Centre Weston’s Professional and Commercial Dance, Musical Theatre or Performing Arts foundation degrees, followed by a BA (Hons) top-up.
Five GCSEs at grade 4/C and above or equivalent Level 2 qualification, as well as a successful interview/ practical audition.
Occupations related to Performing Arts (Dance Pathway), UAL Extended Diploma
Dancer or choreographer
Dancers and choreographers devise, direct, rehearse and perform classical and contemporary dance routines.
Employment in region: 148 positions
What Our Students Say
Joe Turton, Performing Arts
“The variety of training offered to performers at Weston College has been amazing”
Former school: Churchill Academy
Course: Performing Arts
What next? Joe aims to study performing arts at London Metropolitan University.