Acting for Stage and Screen at De Montfort University - UCAS

Course summary

Performance Preparation Academy's (PPA) BA (Hons) in Acting for Stage and Screen will give you all the skills necessary to become a professional actor. As a professional actor, you can’t rely on adrenalin or luck, you must know how to recreate your performance to the highest level, every single time that you give it. At PPA, you will discover how to do this, no small feat but one which, together, we can achieve. You will develop a voice and a body, which allows you to assume a physicality that is different to your own and which is sustainable and safe to do for a long run. You will learn how to be free on stage and on screen, to be released and in the moment. You will learn how to approach a script to unlock it, to find the meaning within it and to share it with an audience. You will learn how to research, to explore, and to share your ideas clearly and concisely. You will learn the skills to tell stories, bravely and truthfully. Your three years at PPA will serve you for the rest of your life. They will be demanding and will ask you to challenge yourself but they will also be massively exciting and rewarding too. You will be taught by a highly qualified and vibrant faculty, all of whom have all worked at the highest professional level. In your third year will perform in two plays, a film and a West End showcase to give you the best possible chance to be seen by industry professionals. This course is based at PPA in Guildford, please contact them on 01483 459080 for further information. To apply for this course you will need to have 96 UCAS points and be over the age of 18 years old by 01/09/2023.


4 per year

Assessment method

Practical and written

How to apply

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Performance Preparation Academy (Guildford)
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

International applicants

PPA are currently not able to take international students unless they have a UK passport

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements


You must book your own audition using the following link once you have made your application via UCAS - Please note, the audition fee is £35. If you have already booked an audition, then you do not need to do this again.

English language requirements

All applicants are to be fluent in English speaking and writing

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £15250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Acting for Stage and Screen at De Montfort University - UCAS