City and Islington College

Degree level: Undergraduate

Performing Arts

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Course summary

This course provides a professionally-focused, industry-based qualification for moving into work or onto further study. Benefitting from strong partnerships with local theatres, acting agents and creative organisations within Islington and Camden, this course specialises in providing actor and theatre training that is relevant and current. You will learn physical and vocal performance skills as well as looking in-depth at a range of acting and performance techniques. Making creative work as part of a company will be an integral part of the programme, as will regular input from external practitioners and experts, giving you a comprehensive understanding of this industry. You will also take performance work out on tour to different communities and will perform work that is responsive to current local, national and global issues. You will be supported to enhance your individual characteristics and develop your talents so that you are fully prepared to present yourself to the professional industry.

Course details


Modules include: Creative Arts Professional Practice; Creative Arts Research Skills; Development of Acting Skills; Production Skills for Performance; Physical Theatre Performance; Voice and Speech Development and Practice; Acting for Camera; Naturalistic Acting

Assessment method

Assessment will comprise coursework and practical performances, including research projects, online portfolios and presentations.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeW470
Institution code C65
Campus nameCamden Road Centre
Campus codeA

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff BTEC or other Level 3 qualification in Performing Arts or a related area; GCE Advanced level profile, which demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or an adequate performance in more than one GCE subject. Supported by GCSE grades at A* to C and relevant industry experience or currently working within the creative industry.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6000 Year 1
England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Performing Arts at City and Islington College - UCAS