Production Arts (Technical Theatre & Stage Management) Advanced (Level 3)
This programme offers an excellent opportunity to develop all-round skills in set design, production, theatre management and many other areas. You will take part in production tasks, working on both small and large projects such as musical theatre performances, plays, dance shows and live music events.
To begin this study programme you will need...
Duration: 2 Years
- 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C or 9-4 ideally including English and maths
- Performing Arts BTEC Level 2 Diploma with Functional Skills/GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C or 9-4
- Some experience of theatre production
- Subject units:
- Lighting and sound
- Stage management
- Set design
- Venue management
- English and maths:
If you don't already have GCSE English and maths grade A*-C, we will work with you to help you develop your maths and English skills.
- Personal development skills, study skills and employability skills
- Additional vocational learning and qualifications
Production Arts BTEC Level 3 Diploma
- English and maths skills
- Work experience
- Personal development skills
- Study skills
- Employability skills
You can also gain up to 168 UCAS points.
Further study and career options
On successful completion of this study programme you could progress on to a Higher National Diploma in Performing Arts, or attend a specialist school in your chosen are to develop your career prospects further. This qualification also attracts up to 360 UCAS points towards entry on to a degree-level course. You could also pursue employment within the performing arts industry.
An additional fee of £100 will be required to cover the cost of any trips that take may place throughout the study programme. You will also need to purchase clothing/uniform at a cost of £15 and personal equipment for £20.
All full-time Level 1 and Level 2 courses are now FREE for everyone, whatever their age. If you are looking to study a Level 3 qualification, courses are still free if you’re under 19 or 19-23 and studying your first full Level 3 qualification. If you’re over 23 or studying a second Level 3 qualification, you will need to pay a fee. Find out more on our financial support page at www.bedford.ac.uk/finance
If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Find out more at www.bedford.ac.uk/loans. You can also pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable.