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Level: 1

Location: Joseph Wright Centre

Years: 1

Weeks: 22

Hours: 3.00

Start: 01/01/2020

Days / Times:

Tuition (£): 811.00*

Interview: Y

Course Summary

The Level 1 Certificate in Performing Arts provides the knowledge, understanding and skills needed for learners to contribute to performing arts or musical activities. This qualification will give learners the flexibility to sample different creative areas, rather than specialise too early. It provides a platform for progression and enables the development of generic transferable skills.


Entry requirements

You should present a short audition piece showreel of previous musical work  at interview.

Course Content

Students will study a variety of techniques including some music production and rehearsal skills, as well as essential industry skills. The course will culminate in a performance.

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed entirely through coursework projects.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

Some nominal costs for equipment may apply, depending on the projects that students undertake.

What can I do after this course?

Further Study

Students who succesfully complete this course could progress to our Level 2 in Music or other programmes of study.


As well as teaching musical skills, this course develops broader 'soft' skills which are valued by a wide range of employers.

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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Joseph Wright Centre

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