BTEC Tech Awards Performing Arts
Find all the information and support you'll need to teach and study the BTEC Level 1/Level 2 Tech Award in Performing Arts.
The BTEC Tech Award in Performing Arts is a KS4 qualification designed for 14-16 year olds in schools to be taken alongside GCSEs. It's included on performance tables in England (2019 results).
Explore the BTEC Level 1/Level 2 Tech Award in Performing Arts
Teaching from: September 2017
External assessment from: 2019
Performance tables (England): Technical Award (2019, 2020 results)
Please note: the new version of this qualification (including production arts route) has been approved by the DfE.
Get to know the course
If you're starting to teach the new BTEC Tech Award, or thinking about it, get to know the course with our short videos: one for each component, and one for moving from the BTEC First Award.