Brooksby Melton College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
A core element of the qualification involves collaborating with a professional theatre company on a full-scale production, where students take on both a performance role and a production or administrative role. Students will also complete a research project on the performing arts topic of their choice, with the option of using practical work as part of their research. The remainder of students study comprises of optional modules that allow students to pursue their own specialism, including both dance and drama pathways.
These optional modules cover acting and staging a text, performing dance and film and digital performance. There is also an independent project module that allows students to focus on and further develop a particular area of interest, for example directing, acting, choreography, arts administration, or teaching. This module also offers the opportunity for students to carry out a work placement in the performing arts sector.
Further information can be found at https://he.brooksbymelton.ac.uk/our-offer/our-courses/
Modules • Professional Performance Project • Research Project • Digital Performance • Performing Text • Performing Dance • Independent Project 2 • Performing Arts in the Community The primary mode of assessment on this course is practical performance work and the main productions take place in our 344 seat professional theatre. Practical assessments also take the form of studio based performance and performance for the camera. In addition to practical work, students are assessed via presentations and written coursework (e.g. essays).
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!
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|Campus name||Creative and Service Industries Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||120 credits at Level 4, 120 credits at Level 5 in a relevant subject (merit profile) and bridging assignment may be required.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6,000||Year 1|