The level 2 Diploma in Performing and Production Arts is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary to access and progress to the Level 3 study programme or employment in the Performing Arts industry. Over the year, students will collaborate to create the professional company "JOT Ensemble" and will work to create performances to a professional standard. Standing for Jack of Trade, the students time with the company will expose them to a range of techniques and skills that are multi-disciplinary in their approach.
- Broad experience of the performance profession: including skills in acting, dancing and singing.
- Broad experience of the styles and techniques of practitioners based around multi-disciplinary performance.
- Development of practical and theoretical skills in show production: including sound, lighting and marketing.
- Broad Practical and theoretical introduction to the principles and skills required for production and performance. This includes participating in the devising and performance of shows, working collaboratively in rehearsals and performing devised and original work.
- Exposure to industry experiences including guest speakers, trips and workshops.
- Collaborating with peers from other Creative Industries courses (such as 'Media') to produce high standard projects.
- Ability to work on devised and original works individually and in companies via self-directed and guided projects.
- Exposure to live or industry standard projects that aim to prepare students for a realistic representation of the performance field.
- Access to industry standard facilities and equipment including a full-sized theatre, rehearsal studios and gig spaces, green screen rooms and editing suites.
- English and Maths GCSE retakes (if a grade 4 is not achieved in either subject).
This qualification helps you to progress on to UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma performing and Production Arts study programmes. Students may also aspire to the following options: - Apprenticeships with the wider commercial creative based industry with support through Cambridge Regional College. - Employment, for example, performance related work as a freelancer or through relevant agencies.
You will need 3 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) or above. In addition • You may like to take the opportunity to demonstrate your performance or production skills in the welcome event. In addition to the entry qualifications listed, the offer of a place on the course is subject to the outcomes of initial assessment, which will be taken at the College as part of the admissions process. Please note that entry criteria may vary quite significantly between courses at the same level. This is to take account of the specific skills needed for success on particular courses, the length of the course and the requirements for progression to the next level. Entry criteria are given as a guide, and the exact requirements in order to obtain a place on a particular course will be confirmed following attendance at a Welcome Event/Interview.
We want you to achieve to the very best of your ability at CRC. To make this happen we offer both learning and personal support by specialist staff tailored to meet your specific needs. There is regular one to one tutorial provision.
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Students who attend a Cambridge Area Partnership school should apply through the CAP application system, MyChoice@16, your school will be able to help you with this.
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Once we have received your application, you will be invited to a Welcome Event and for a guidance discussion. Through the Welcome Event you will get the chance to learn more about college and your course. When you have your conditional offer, you will be invited and required to attend new student Taster Days during the summer before the start of your course. Take control of your future and enrol on a course with CRC. Whether you've just finished your GCSEs or A Levels, already working or unemployed we can help you succeed.
Take control of your future and enrol on a course with CRC. Whether you've just finished your GCSEs or A Levels, already working or unemployed we can help you succeed.