BTEC Firsts Performing Arts (2010)

Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC Firsts in Performing Arts (QCF). Through a combination of practical experience and written assignments, these vocational qualifications provide level 2 learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding needed for a career in the sector.

Units offered include the production process, acting techniques, musical performance, contemporary dance, wardrobe, sound, lighting and set construction.

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BTEC Firsts in Performing Arts specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Performing Arts
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
90
Qualification number (QN):
500/7142/7
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 August 2014
Last registration:
  • 31 August 2014
Final certification:
  • 31 August 2016

BTEC Firsts in Performing Arts specification
Download PDF | 2.2 MB
Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Performing Arts
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
180
Qualification number (QN):
500/7141/5
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 August 2014
Last registration:
  • 31 August 2014
Final certification:
  • 31 August 2016

BTEC Firsts in Performing Arts specification
Download PDF | 2.2 MB
Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
360
Qualification number (QN):
500/7143/9
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 October 2015
Last registration:
  • 31 October 2015
Final certification:
  • 31 October 2017
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Paul Webster, Drama, Theatre Studies and Performing Arts subject advisor
Paul WebsterDrama, Theatre Studies and Performing Arts
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BTEC Firsts in Performing Arts can help you take your first steps towards a career onstage or behind the scenes. You’ll learn everything from acting, dance, music and playwriting, to set design, wardrobe, sound and lighting.

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