BTEC Acting or Dance are exciting and varied qualifications that will give you hands on knowledge of what The Performing Arts business is like for actors and dancers and how you can succeed within it. Throughout the two year course, you will be given a variety of internally and externally assessed units that will enable you to develop your understanding of theatre and performance whilst also refining your skill as an actor or dancer.
Pearson BTEC Edexcel
Year 1 units
As some units are optional, teachers may wish to alter the curriculum plan to suit students who opt for the course.
Year 2 units
As some units are optional, teachers may wish to alter the curriculum plan to suit students who opt for the course
Year 1 assessment
Year 2 assessment
As with all Drama and Dance courses, the BTEC National is ideal for anyone who wishes to develop their technical, creative, performance and communication skills. Future jobs can include management within any industry, developing cognitive and problem-solving skills and interpersonal skills. However, this is also an ideal stepping stone for students who wish to continue into Performing Arts in further education.