BTEC Firsts Performing Arts (2015)
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- One or more of these qualifications has expired for new registrations. Please check the last registration date below.
Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC International level 2 qualifications in Performing Arts. Designed for international schools and colleges, these vocational qualifications give learners the opportunity to explore the Performing Arts sector 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.
- Qualification type:
- BTEC First
- Qualification title:
- Pearson BTEC International Level 2 Certificate, Extended Certificate and Diploma in Performing Arts
- Level 2
- Specification codes:
21072 and 21073
- International only.
- Final assessment:
- Last registration:
- 31 December 2020
- Final certification:
- 31 December 2022
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