Blackpool and the Fylde College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Lancaster University


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Course summary

TEF Gold

Blackpool and the Fylde College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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The BA (Hons) Acting degree is designed to offer a vocational training programme for those seeking to pursue careers within the performance sector with a primary focus of acting for stage and screen. This is to include a full training regimen for aspiring professional actors, as well as provide a foundation for students who wish to progress into careers in the wider performance sector, such as musicians, presenters, educators, salespeople and independent creative entrepreneurs. The degree is designed to foster and enable the development of the creative, interpretative and intellectual skills demanded of the contemporary professional performer who is entering a competitive sector in which they will be required to combine high level creativity alongside independence, stamina and entrepreneurship. In the National Student Survey B.A. Hons Acting has received 100% Student satisfaction for four consecutive years.

Course details

How to apply

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 codeW411
Institution code B41
Campus nameUniversity Centre
Campus codeU

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points in an appropriate discipline and excluding Functional Skills
A level CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM
Access to HE Diploma Pass Full Access to HE Diploma with 60 Credits

Plus GCSE English Language at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent). Applicants who are able to demonstrate relevant work/life skills or knowledge will also be considered on an individual basis. All applicants will be given the opportunity to attend a workshop or send in their work electronically.

Additional entry requirements


Attendance at a Workshop is advised however we will accept the electronic submission of auditions.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8750 Year 1
Scotland £8750 Year 1
Wales £8750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8750 Year 1
EU £8750 Year 1
International £9750 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note: our course fees are accurate at time of publishing. However, government information may change at short notice and we reserve the right to update our fees accordingly
Acting at Blackpool and the Fylde College - UCAS