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The BRIT School is the leading Performing and Creative Arts school in the UK and completely FREE to attend. It provides a unique education for over 1,300 pupils aged between 14 and 19 in the fields of music, film, digital design, community arts, visual Read More arts and design, production and performing arts as well as a full academic programme of GCSEs and A Levels. Read Less

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Qualification Level: Level 3 Extended Diploma

If you have a passion for performing arts and also want to discover how your skills can play more of a role than just on stage, our Community Arts Practice (CAP) qualification provides you with the practical skills to enrich, inform and transform the lives of others through performance.

As the only Key Stage 5 course in the UK designed specifically to build skills in community arts delivery, you will train in areas such as theatre in education, teaching, facilitation, movement, singing and acting. You will also learn how to use the arts to explore a range of social topics and engage with the community. You will develop your skills as a professional, learning how to communicate with external clients and coordinate events.

This unique, creative and energetic course is a great way to develop your performance and teaching skills as an artist as well as give back to the community.

Available only if you are aged 16 or over, you will achieve a UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts at the end of your course, which is the equivalent to three A Levels.

Course Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

Qualification Level: Level 3 Extended Diploma

Ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary – whatever your dance style, you can learn more about it with us. From perfecting your skills in technical training to letting your creativity run wild in choreography and improvisational classes, our dance courses are designed to nurture your existing skills and lead you to experience dance in a way you have never imagined before.

As well as perfecting your technique in the studio, you will also perform regularly in our theatres as well as within the community, through professional visits, theatre trips and workshops.

The six fully equipped dance studios are always bustling with activity, and each of them has hifi facilities with iPod connectivity, TV, laptops and projectors, plus mirrors.

You will be working towards the UAL, Level 3, Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, equivalent to studying for three A Levels. You will learn a range of dance techniques, performance techniques and the theoretical aspects of the art.

As well as spending time focusing on perfecting your dance abilities you will also learn additional skills in singing, physical theatre and the business side of the industry.

Course Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

Qualification Level: Level 3 Extended Diploma

At The BRIT School we are passionate about all things media. The quality of British film, TV and radio production is highly regarded worldwide and they make a key contribution to the UK economy whilst at the same time adding to this country’s cultural richness. Within these industries there is a wide range of potential careers, from the creative, to the technical, and potential management roles. The skills that you will learn on our courses will prepare you for your first steps in an exciting and vibrant sector.

At the end of your study you will have gained the UAL, Level 3, Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production and Technology. It is the equivalent of three A Levels, and can be translated into UCAS points for easy application to universities.

A wide range of media skills will be taught on this course, concentrating mostly on film and television, with some parts of the course focused on photography and radio

Course Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

Qualification Level: Level 3 Extended Diploma

Whether your goal is to be a performer, producer, songwriter or music business professional, studying at The BRIT School will help you develop industry-relevant skills within a challenging, supportive and creative vocational environment. We offer a varied and rounded musical education that will stretch and challenge you, as well as provide you with the broad range of skills you need to succeed in the industry.

At Post 16 we have two music courses: Music Route and Music Technology Route.

For the Music Route you will be a confident performer on at least one instrument or voice.

For the Music Technology Route you will show a strong aptitude for and knowledge of music technology with a portfolio of work that you have created.

For both the Music Route and Music Technology Route we offer the UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Performance & Production which is equivalent to three A levels.

Music Route will include subjects such as music theory, songwriting, music industry, music history, music technology, ethnomusicology (world music).

Music Technology Route will include subjects such as recording, DAW production, mixing, live sound, composition and performance.

Course Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

Qualification Level: Level 3 Extended Diploma

Whether you join this lively department at aged 14 or 16 you will spend your time improving your technique in singing, dancing and acting skills through hard work and discipline. If you are a versatile and open minded performer then you will fit right in to this rigorous and vibrant course.

This course focuses on developing your skills and knowledge in all areas of performing arts and lets you explore new performance techniques. With an equal focus on singing, acting and dancing you will get practical opportunities to practise what you’ve learnt through performance inside and outside of school.

Once you complete your course you will have achieved a UAL, Level 3, Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, equivalent to three A Levels.

Course Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

Qualification Level: Level 3 Extended Diploma

Only available to those who are joining at aged 16, this course is a stepping stone to a backstage career in the theatre and related industries. You will study a wide range of skills in set design, costume, lighting and sound along with stage and production management. This course will give you the foundation you need to pursue a career in the performing arts industries. Students typically progress into apprenticeships, Higher Education or direct entry into the profession.

The BRIT School offers extensive theatre facilities, giving you the chance to learn and develop a wide range of practical skills. The course is staffed by experienced theatre professionals and much of the learning is delivered through work on fully realised productions. The experience you will gain on this course will prepare you for a career in Production Arts and production design. At the end of the two year course you will achieve a UAL, Level 3 Extended Diploma in Production Arts, equivalent to three A levels.

Course Duration: 2 years (Full-time)

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