BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts Practice (Foundation and Extended)


In association with

MEPA College - LEAD Performing Arts logo

This programme is a two (2) year fully funded course delivered in association with LEAD Performing Arts to learn, work and train with artists and highly renowned industry experts to achieve the highest grades possible.

MEPA College - BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts Practice
MEPA College - BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts Practice
MEPA College - BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts Practice

Subjects of Study

  • Exploring Performance Styles
  • Creating Performance Material
  • Performing to a Live Audience
  • Planning a Career in the Industry
  • Producing a Personal Project
  • Using Material for Self Promotion & Networking
  • Undertaking a defined Creative or Administrative Role
  • Collaboration to Develop a Project

As part of this BTEC Level 3 course fully-funded by SCL, learners will be assessed through practical performances, rehearsals, training sessions and assignments. The course will allow learners to progress onto university, audition/apply to specialist, advanced performing arts schools and/or gain employment directly into the industry.

College Entry Requirements

Entry into college is by audition only. To apply for an audition you will need to complete and return the application and medical form together with the required photographs and audition fee.

Once we have received all of the relevant documents, you will be offered an audition date in which you must confirm your attendance.

Auditions are held between three and four times a year and are published on our website. We would advise applying sooner rather than later. MEPA College take pride in excepting students that are passionate, hardworking and demonstrate potential to succeed in the performing arts industry.

Student Development Statement

All students are set goals throughout the programme and constantly assessed formally and informally to ensure they are reaching all the personal goals set out for them. It’s our aim to ensure every student is nurtured and encouraged to help them gain confidence and grow as a artist. This will guarantee students will graduate with the knowledge they need to be prepared for the journey beyond graduation.

Creating awareness that they have all the necessary skills and tools needed to find and secure a great career in the Performing Arts industry.

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