Our performing arts courses are validated by: University of the Arts London
Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts
Hereford College of Arts has been teaching Performing Arts for over 25 years. It is unique in being the only college in the region to offer professional Performing Arts training within the creative environment of a college dedicated to the arts.
Our tutors have professional experience in the Performing Arts industry and the courses have strong links with a wide range of professional practitioners and performance companies that regularly come to visit the college to deliver workshops and/or performances to our students.
Educational trips are planned to see a varied selection of performance work, including cutting edge contemporary performances in dance, drama and musical theatre, as well as a programme of workshops by professional companies throughout your studies.
The Level 2 diploma in Performing Arts is designed to incorporate a strong element of vocational learning to provide our students with the understanding, knowledge and skills identified as necessary for future progression and employment, underpinned by broader transferable skills that will enable them to demonstrate qualities of adaptability, self-reliance, collaboration, depend\ability, imagination and creativity.
The qualification deliberately draws upon approaches to teaching and learning in the performing arts that have proven successful in targeting students that enjoy and learn through practical activity.
Emphasis is placed on providing an experience which draws on the realities of the Performing Arts industry, with students being treated as young professionals and encouraged to take increasing responsibility for their own learning.