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Drama & Theatre Studies A Level

Level 3 - Advanced

Drama & Theatre Studies A Level

A Level Drama combines particularly well with other Arts/Humanities subjects such as English Literature or Language, Film Studies or Media Studies, and allows you to develop and demonstrate confident communication skills and creativity - both highly valued by employers.

This course is suitable for you if you want to complement your study of English literature and language with a practical element. You will be encouraged to develop performance skills through a range of practical, theoretical and analytical activities. You will be expected to dedicate time outside of normal hours for rehearsal.



Sutton Coldfield College



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* Courses are free for 16-18s. Students aged 19 or over could be charged fees and is subject to a fee assessment. Learners on benefits in the majority of cases courses are also free. Fee assessments are completed at enrolment.

Course Length: 34 Weeks

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above in academic subjects, including GCSE maths & GCSE English Language.

This two-year course is principally assessed by written examination at the end of two years of study, but also includes Non-Exam Assessed (Coursework) Components including both written and practical tasks (performance and direction).

Drama and Theatre studies provides ideal preparation for a career and further study in the Arts, but can also help to demonstrate wider skills such as communication and creativity for a range of other careers and destinations; particularly those which may involve public speaking.

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