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Full-time HND Production Arts Level 5 | BTEC Higher National Diploma in Performing Arts

The Bristol Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) provides the ideal opportunity to develop your skills in a professional setting. BIPA is home to over 30 in-house productions a year in its own Olympus, Studio and Showcase theatres. You’ll be continuously challenged to be a multi-disciplinary produc...

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When Times Where Level Day Fee UCAS Code Institution Code
September 2020WISE Campus5£6000W640S55Apply via UCAS

Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

The Bristol Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) provides the ideal opportunity to develop your skills in a professional setting. BIPA is home to over 30 in-house productions a year in its own Olympus, Studio and Showcase theatres. You’ll be continuously challenged to be a multi-disciplinary production artist, covering stage management, lighting design and operation, sound design and operation, scenic design and production management. You will be expected to be an organised individual with a passion for the back stage theatrical industry. Throughout the programme you’ll be exposed to a range of performance environments working on BIPA productions and on professional placements. You’ll be given the opportunity to gain important industry contacts and to create personal networks to aid your career progression. BIPA has unrivalled facilities in the South West of England with three theatres, design suites, a production workshop and an in-house theatrical production and management team. BIPA operates as a drama school environment partnered with a highly successful commercial producing and receiving theatre.

What do I need to join?

Years 1 & 2 (HND) 56 UCAS points and GCSE Maths & English C/4. Entry via a successful interview. Previous experience in technical theatre is advantageous but not essential. Mature students English C/4. Mature students over 21 without the relevant qualifications will be required to demonstrate previous experience and evidence of academic ability.

What are my career options?

Stage Manager, Theatre Technician, Production Designer, Lighting Designer/Technician, Sound Designer/Technician

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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