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The programme leads to the award of a level 3 UAL Extended Diploma in Performing and Production Arts from the University of the Arts London.

  • Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...

    Entry Requirements

    Evidence of previous experience or study in drama at an appropriate level - 4 GCSEs at grade four or above including English and mathematics Prior completion of the UAL L3 Dip in Performing & Production Arts

    Assessment Method

    Continuous assessment: by practical dramatic arts training and assessment by project completion online portfolio submission presentations written research projects group work.

    Aims of the course

    The UAL Awarding Body Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing and Production Arts has been designed to provide students with the skills knowledge and understanding necessary to access and progress to degree level study and employment in the performing arts sector.

    Progression Opportunities

    This qualification will support students to progress or transition to Higher-Level study in drama at university or drama school.


    The programme is delivered through a mixture of lessons workshops and projects. Learning will take place in classrooms studios off-site in trips to performance venues and in projects with external partners.

    Career Options

    The primary purpose of the extended diploma is to aid students to progress to further learning or to employment in the sector. However the transferable skills and knowledge developed as part of this qualification will also support students to progress into appropriate entry level roles or higher apprenticeships in the creative sector. This qualification attracts UCAS tariff points and therefore may be recognised by higher education providers as meeting admission requirements either in its own right or alongside other Level 3 qualifications to many relevant courses.

Course Details

Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Mode Full Time
Duration 35 weeks
Start Date 02/09/2024
End Date 27/06/2025
Course Code 4DRAS9S0


For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 3,698
24+ £3,698
International £9,000

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