ovative course will help you to develop a range of creative art skills. This course provides a wide-ranging opportunity to apply and expand your skills in production art. This exciting and demanding qualification designed to allow you to explore develop and test your creativity and gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of performing and production arts and as a collaborative activity. This qualification is the equivalent of 1.5 A levels so is perfect for those of you looking to progress to further training or Higher Education.Working in collaboration with the performing art group you will be learning the skills to set up and manage the theatre productions. Through collaborative learning you will learn all the technical skills for a performance. This course will develop your skills in mask design and use design for performance including sets costumes and lights and technical management.More than just developing your technical and creative skills you will also gain a deeper knowledge of the theories and principles of performing and production arts increase your understanding of the industry as a whole and develop the confidence and skills you'll need to succeed in real-world interviews. You will learn about professional practice standards critical and contextual awareness and the expectations of the professional world of performance and production.The course also aims to enable you to be more employable by helping you to develop skills in communicating working collaboratively negotiating and influencing self-presentation and management adaptability and resilience self-monitoring and development.Learning will be through practical activities and project. You will be encouraged to explore experiment and to experience a wide range of production arts skills So whether you already know the specific creative career path you wish to follow or want to progress on to further study and Higher Education this course will help you to achieve this dream.
Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...
- 4 GCSE qualifications at grades A-C or 9-4 including English Language Level 2 vocational qualification and a Level 2 English qualificationAdditional information: You will have a review of your portfolio and ideally show some moderate success in the subject area.If you are accepted onto this course without a Grade 4 (that's the former Grade C) or above in Maths and/or English you will be given the opportunity to develop your skills in these subjects. This will be a compulsory part of your timetable.
You will be assessed by a combination of assignments course work observation of practical workshops and a final project.
Aims of the course
The Level 3 Diploma in Production Arts is a stimulating advanced and demanding qualification designed to allow you to explore develop and test your creativity and gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of production arts as a collaborative activity.The course will give the opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of the theories and principles of performing arts increase your understanding of the industry as a whole and develop the confidence and skills you'll need to succeed in real-world auditions and interviews. You will learn about professional practice standards critical and contextual awareness and the expectations of the professional world of performance and production.Finally whether your future lies on stage or screen behind the scenes or in-front of an audience or in performing or producing the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing and Production Arts can help set the stage for your future career journey and fully prepare you for a life in the performing arts.
This course can lead to future employment in a number of performance and production-based roles in a variety of performing arts environments or provide a route to further training and Higher Education. Careers that could become open to you include stage manager front of house manager and producer.After successfully passing the Level 3 Diploma in Performing and Production Arts you may wish to increase your knowledge and skills on our Level 3 Extended Diploma:* Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing and Production Arts (UAL)OrHigher level course at University.
Lewisham College has a long history and a fantastic reputation in creative arts covering art & design fashion media music and performing and production arts.Our courses are delivered in spacious state-of-the-art studios enjoying natural daylight from the adjoining Tressiliian road offering excellent inspiring views of Lewisham way. We have a huge 90-seat theatre spacious dance and technical theatre studios rehearsal rooms computer editing suites recording studios and digital and traditional black and white photography developing dark rooms.To offer the best experience to you using the great facilities above we have assembled a team of industry-trained expert tutors and professional technical staff who have lifelong industry knowledge and experience.In addition you will participate in regular visits to galleries and museums and will receive the chance to exhibit your work at our exciting end-of-year show. All students are encouraged to develop a strong portfolio to enable them to progress to a higher-level course or job.With courses in creative arts ranging from art and design and performing arts through to media production and production arts available from Level 1 right up to Level 3 Extended Diplomas this year we are sure to have a course to match your dream and future plans.Our students have progressed to working with organisations such as Tate Modern King's College Goldsmiths Central St Martin's Camberwell School of Art Imperial War Museum Channel 4 The BBC The Daily Telegraph Sky Sports News Rambert Dance Young Vic Theatre and The Royal Shakespeare Company.
This course can lead directly to employment in a number of performance and production-based roles in a variety of performing arts environments or provide a direct route to Higher Education. Why work in Performing or Production Arts?The creative industries are growing faster than any other sector in the UK - working in this industry offers many challenges and rewards. You can expect: To spend time mastering your craft A higher than average likelihood of being self-employed or freelance To benefit from great financial rewards when working in the creative industries once you have built your reputation and expertise Working environments that range from offices and art/design/film/photography studios to theatres museums and music venue The chance to travel nationally and internationally depending on the roleAll our courses have been designed to meet the needs employers. They provide the opportunity for you to progress into Higher Education and/or training ? as well as moving straight into a job if desired. Typical jobs in this sector include Theatre director Theatre stage manager Set design Lighting manager Theatrical Special Effects Hair & Media Make-Up Artist