Higher Nationals Performing Arts (2018) - RQF

The new BTEC Higher National qualifications in Performing Arts are designed to address an increasing need for high quality professional and technical education pathways at Levels 4 and 5, thereby providing students with a clear line of sight to employment or to progression to a degree at Level 6.

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Pathways at level 4: Pathways at level 5:
  • Acting
  • Musical Theatre
  • Dance
  • Technical Arts
  • Performing Arts (General)
  • Acting
  • Musical Theatre
  • Dance
  • Technical Arts
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BTEC Higher Nationals  Performing Arts specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC Higher National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Performing Arts
Level:
Level 4
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Credits:
120
Qualification number (QN):
603/2377/2
Loan funded via:
Higher Education Funding Council for England (Hefce)
Pathways:
Acting
Musical Theatre
Dance
Technical Arts
Performing Arts (General)
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2018
Review date:
  • 31 August 2023 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.

BTEC Higher Nationals Performing Arts specification
Download PDF | 5.7 MB
Qualification type:
BTEC Higher National
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Performing Arts
Level:
Level 5
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Credits:
240
Qualification number (QN):
603/2375/9
Loan funded via:
Higher Education Funding Council for England (Hefce)
Pathways:
Acting
Musical Arts
Dance
Technical Arts
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2018
Review date:
  • 31 August 2023 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.

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