Level 3 Extended Diploma in Production Arts (Technical Theatre)
This two-year full-time course is aimed at people who wish to work in theatre/performance venues in a technical capacity.
The course recognises the technical skills, knowledge and understanding needed to work within the Performing Arts/Entertainment industries. You need to complete 18 units to pass this course successfully. Examples of units you may study on the course include Production Workshop, Sound for Stage, Stage Management, Stage Lighting Design, Automated Lighting, TIE and Video Imagery.
The course will allow you to develop your technical skills and gives you an in-depth understanding of the importance of the technical team. You will gain practical experience in a wide range of college productions such as pantomimes, dance shows, fashion shows and plays. You may also have the chance to do work experience.
- You’ll need four or more GCSEs at Grade 4/C or above, including English, and/or a Level 2 qualification or equivalent.