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Why Musical Theatre? This course develops the 'triple threat' of musical theatre, covering acting techniques, vocal development (sung and spoken) and a range of dance genres, including ballet, tap and jazz, both separately and through interdisciplinary practice. This course is taught at Gower College, Swansea, Ty Coch Campus and the Grand Theatre, Swansea.
Year 1 (Level 4): • The Professional Practitioner • Singing • Acting • Dance Repertoire and Styles • Preparing for Audition • Musical Theatre Performance • Musical Theatre History and Context
The course is a practical vocational course with many performance based outcomes, also assessed through formative evaluation diaries and presentations.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Gower College, Swansea|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
|A level||DD - EEE|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MP|
Additional entry requirements
Candidates will be considered upon preparing an audition consisting of one monologue, song and taking part in a dance workshop.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7500||Year 1|