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L1 Performing Arts Level 1 | Diploma in Music, Performing & Production Arts

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This broad programme is the perfect introduction for learners considering
a career in the performing arts industry. You will develop performing arts
skills at the same time as gaining self-confidence in a positive and vibrant
environment that feels very different from school. Throughout the course, you
will have opportunities to perform to the public. This course will cover a broad
range of performing arts subjects, including drama, dance, musical theatre and

The Bristol Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) is proud to be part of South Gloucestershire and Stroud College.

How will I learn?

This Level 1 course is based at our dynamic and exciting WISE Campus, located within easy reach of the city of Bristol and moments away from Bristol Parkway and Bristol Abbey Wood train stations.

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Entry Requirements

Performance experience is useful but not essential; however, passion and enthusiasm for the performing arts are a must! You will be required to attend a practical audition workshop and take part in an interview for the course.

What can I do next?

Learners who successfully complete the qualification and all other elements of their study programme may progress onto a Level 2 Diploma in Performing and Production Arts at the Bristol Institute of Performing Arts or another Level 2 qualification at SGS College.

Additional Information

The Level 1 & 2 Diploma in Performing & Production Arts provides a full-time introduction to performance, production and design for the Performing Arts that give students a broad diagnostic experience that develops an understanding of Performing Arts as a collaborative activity. The qualification aims to enable students to reengage with education and acquire the requisite skills, knowledge and understanding to progress to further education and employment.

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course information last updated: Tuesday 25th January 2022 @ 2.22pm (11 minutes ago)

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Full-Time 2022-2023

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