Accredited acting courses

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  1. Access to HE diploma (Drama)

    Course Date: Thu 20 Sep 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An exciting and disciplined course which will develop your practical skills in theatre and screen. This one year part time training programme is designed to get you ready to move into Drama School or further training. Accredited by OCN, this level 3 diploma will develop your skills in voice, movement and acting. You will study contemporary and classical texts, develop your abilities in improvisation, screen acting and audition technique and apply these skills in the third term during final production which is performed in front of a public audience at the John Lyons Theatre.

    All sessions are taught by industry professionals and are underpinned by a grounding in acting methodology. This, combined with essential study skills that develop your analytical and academic abilities, provides a solid grasp of the key industry expectations and the tools necessary to succeed in HE or further vocational training.



    Previous students have progressed to a range of drama schools that include Royal Conservatiore Scotland, East 15, Mountview, Arts Educational and Drama Studio. Others have formed direct professional links and entered the industry.

    This course is intensive; it demands full commitment and 100% attendance.

    A deposit of £340 is payable to secure your place (this is refundable on completion of the course).

    You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from the Student Loans Company to pay your course fees.The Advanced Learning Loan can be written off on completion of a Higher Education degree course. You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan at http://www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans. For more information, please call the drama department on 020 7492 2542. PLEASE NOTE: Course dates and times can be subject to change, please contact the Drama department for details. There will be some additional dates beyond those advertised as you will be required to attend induction day and individual tutorial dates which you will be notified of in time to make arrangements to attend.

    The course fee is £3384. If you’re unable to pay this upfront, you can choose to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from the Student Loans Company to help cover the course fee. The Advanced Learning Loan is written off on completion of a Higher Education degree course. A deposit of £340 is also payable to secure your place (refundable after you complete the course). You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans

    (If you are 18 at the start of the course, the fee may be less- please contact us).

    For more information, please call Drama, dance and speech on 020 7492 2542.
    Full fee: £6,768.00
    Senior fee: £6,768.00
    Concession: £6,768.00

  2. Foundation (Drama)

    Course Date: Fri 21 Sep 2018 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you want to be an actor? This intensive, part-time course offers challenging Acting, Voice and Movement classes, which you can build around other commitments, with the opportunity to progress to more advanced levels. Contact the Drama Department for more details and to register your interest.
    Full fee: £1,499.00
    Senior fee: £1,499.00
    Concession: £951.00

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