Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.
This course develops your skills in a diverse range of skills required for the musical theatre industry. You will take workshops in vocal technique and a variety of dance styles, as well as focusing on a broad range of acting skills.
Public performances take place in our main house theatre, working alongside production students and simulating industry practice and standards, to prepare you for a successful career or for further study at university-level. Industry-based projects and work experience opportunities are part of each course curriculum, enabling you to further develop the skills to progress to a career in this creative industry with the energy and confidence to thrive.
This Level 3 Diploma leads directly onto the second year, the Extended Diploma, where you will further develop your creative understanding and specialist skills, and gain the experience needed to progress to university or seek employment.
Industry-standard rehearsal facilities
Expert tutors with professional industry experience
Perform in a professional theatre on campus
Learn in a creative environment at a dedicated arts campus
At least four GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English and maths. You will be asked to perform an audition at the interview.
Following completion of the Diploma (year 1) you can progress to the Extended Diploma (year 2).
On successful completion of the Extended Diploma, you could progress to a university-level course, either at the MET or at other universities, drama schools and conservatoires.
Related degrees at Northbrook College include Musical Theatre, Dance and Acting.
- Musical theatre performer
- Voice over artist
- TV presenter
- Teacher/voice coach
- Session singer
You will be assessed throughout your course via practical activity observations, academic coursework and industry placements. Assessments are based around ‘real-life’ projects and industry or workplace scenarios including work experience. Your final grade will be awarded as pass, merit or distinction.
*FREE* Online short courses
The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.
How to apply
Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.
HOW THE APPLICATION PROCESS WORKS
Set Up Your Account
You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.
Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.
Application Review Meeting
Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.
Accept Your Place
Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.
Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.