Performing Arts at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS

Course summary

As part of your course you’ll:

  • Learn more about your current artistic interests as you draw from a range of disciplines as inspiration for your project work
  • Develop your passion, whether that’s for creative text writing, dance, acting or directing
  • Use project work to explore your particular area of interest
  • Enhance your practical performance skills and confidence in your ability to create performance work through weekly technique classes and creative workshops
  • Undertake a professional placement during your second year
  • Showcase your third-year work in front of professional artists and producers at the Leeds School of Arts annual festival


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Performance Texts
  • Writing & Directing Performance
  • The Physical Practitioner
  • Embodying Theatre & Performance Contexts
  • Health & Wellbeing for Artistic Practice
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Project Lab
  • Design in/for Performing Arts
  • Cultural Perspectives
  • Introduction to Creative Arts Infrastructure
  • Thinking Bodies in Performance
Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Making Work for Festival Contexts
  • Arts & Social Engagement
  • Lift Off 1: Process
  • Lift Off 2: Showcase
- Arts Research

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements


Applicants who meet the academic entry requirements will be invited to attend a selection day where you will be interviewed individually and take part in a Group Performance Workshop. You are assessed for suitability to the course, on your background skills and knowledge, and on your ability to contribute constructively to a working ensemble. The selection days are scheduled for 15 November, 29 November, 6 December, 10 January, 31 January, 14 February and 28 February. Invitations are sent via UCAS and you should check your UCAS Track account for further details.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Performing Arts at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS