Performing Arts (Acting) - HNC Kingston College


Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

The skills covered in this programme are tailored to drama school/industry requirements and include acting, voice and movement. This highly practical and creatively challenging course demands academic ability to build a solid grounding in performance theory, industry knowledge and business skills. Students will develop a well presented CV and be supported to develop an industry level profile as a creative practitioner.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


Successful completion of the HNC will require the accumulation of 120 credits from the modules studied.

Modules studied include:
•Creative Arts Professional Practice
•Creative Arts Research Skills
•Naturalistic Acting
•Acting for Camera
•Development of Acting Skills
•Voice and Speech
•1-2-1 Project Supervision
•Assignment support session.

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 code 0F47
Institution code K83
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Applications are welcome from suitably qualified overseas students. Please refer to the Kingston College Undergraduate website for entry requirements.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 32 points 32 UCAS points from one A Level, a BTEC Level 3 or equivalent qualification.

Additional entry requirements


An audition will form part of the interview. In certain circumstances, video auditions will be permitted.


Suitably qualified applicants will be invited to interview with a course tutor, where they will be required to further demonstrate their suitability for the course, and given the opportunity to ask questions about the course.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please see individual course pages on the Kingston College website for fee confirmation. Tuition fees do not always include materials, equipment, field trips, studio hire or library fees. Tuition fees are also separate to any travel or accommodation fees that may be necessary as part of the course. Students may be eligible for maintenance loans to cover these costs. See website for details.