Theatre Design and Production BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3
Identify your backstage specialism with this programme. You’ll gain an
understanding of backstage theatre and will work on live productions delivering
shows that excite and delight audiences. In your second year you’ll choose from
the following pathways:
Identify your backstage specialism with this programme. You’ll gain an understanding of backstage theatre and will work on live productions delivering shows that excite and delight audiences. In your second year you’ll choose from the following pathways:
Who is this course for?
Benefits / Skills
- Acquire specialist skills from the following:
- Theatrical costume, hair & makeup
- Lighting, sound & video
- Stage management, set & props
- Build a professional portfolio of work that reflects your technical and creative ability.
- Lead a team of technicians or production artists on a large scale production.
- Specialise in theatre production or technical theatre.
Career ProgressionProgression may include degree level study, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment.
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1 year Diploma
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Course Fee (16-18)
Course Fee (Adult)
£2,750 plus exam fee of £132 You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.
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Take advantage of our strong industry links with Leeds Playhouse, Opera North, and Howard Assembly Rooms.
We provide full-time arts education to over 1,000 students every year, from level 1 through to BA Honours degrees. If you are successful in gaining a place on one of our specialist courses, we will work with you to develop your creative skills and prepare you for the next big step – either to university, drama school, art college or the world of work.