The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students who are interested in the performance arts industry and have aspirations to become a professional actor / actress. This is located in the Creative, Visual and Performing Arts (CVP) department.
The performing arts industry is highly competitive and demanding but can be extremely rewarding. To be a success in this field, you need talent and personality, as well as a huge amount of enthusiasm and determination.
Here, at NPTC Group of Colleges, we are dedicated to providing the best teaching and learning for people who want to pursue a lasting career in Performing Arts.
You will be given the opportunity to be involved in a wide range of performance activities as part of either the Impact Theatre Company (Neath College), making use of our professional studios and fully equipped Nidum Arts Centre.
5 GCSEs at A* - C including English. A relevant Level 2 qualification plus an interview.
Previous performance experience is desirable.
Students who successfully complete the course may apply to study at specialist schools/universities.
Career opportunities include performance, television, media, teaching, and arts administration.
The course provides exciting and challenging opportunities through specialist training in dance, drama, singing and musical theatre to prepare you for a career in the industry.