Performance Studies: AS/A2 Level

A Level

In Leyton

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    A Level

  • Location

    Leyton

  • Duration

    2 Years

Description

You will study two units in each year. In AS you will devise work in Drama, Dance and Music and also study the theories of different performance practitioners. In A2 you will look at performance topics, and do two further performances.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities

Location

Starts

Leyton (London)
See map
E10 6EQ

Starts

On request

To take into account

The College runs a wide range of theatre visits and other performances throughout the year. The department has regular visits from professional actors, singers and performers.

Questions & Answers

Ask a question and other users will answer you

Who do you want to respond to your question/enquiry?

We will only publish your name and question

Course programme

Performance Studies: AS and A2 Level
Performance Studies is a practical-based subject that also examines the theories and contexts of Drama, Dance and Music.

Course details
You will study two units in each year. In AS you will devise work in Drama, Dance and Music and also study the theories of different performance practitioners. In A2 you will look at performance topics, and do two further performances.

How is it assessed?
At AS, the course is 70% written and practical coursework, internally assessed, and 30% written examination, externally assessed. At A2, the course is 30% written examination, externally assessed, and 70% performance work, externally assessed.

Course duration
One year at AS level. One year at A2 level.

What do I need to study this subject?
You should have five GCSEs grade A*-C, including Drama or another expressive arts subject, together with an interest in theatre and performance.

Where can this lead me?
You may progress to university to study drama or humanities at degree level, or to drama school for professional acting courses or a degree.

What are the enrichment opportunities?
The College runs a wide range of theatre visits and other performances throughout the year, which you are encouraged to attend. The Performing Arts department has regular visits from professional actors, singers and performers.

Performance Studies: AS/A2 Level

Price on request