• Performing Arts

    Introduction to Acting for Stage Film and Digital Media (potentially leading to Level 6 entry in January 2025)

  • SCQF Level

    Level 5 (leading to potential Level 6 entry in January 2025)

  • Attendance/Duration

    Short full-time, August to January

  • Start Date

    Aug 2024


If you have a passion for performance and aspire to excel in various mediums of acting, this course is designed for you. We aim to equip participants with the skills, knowledge, and versatility needed to shine in today's diverse performance platforms.

Please Note: After completing this course, there may be an opportunity to progress to a Level 6 course, scheduled to run from January to June 2025. For further details or information, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

Entry Requirements

To join this course, you should have:

  • a genuine interest in acting for stage, film, and digital media
  • ideally, at least two National 4 qualifications in English or Drama, with grades A to C or equivalent
  • an interest in social and digital media content creation, along with a passion for performance and scriptwriting

We're also open to considering applicants without formal qualifications but who possess life experience and a portfolio showcasing their interest in acting and media. Please don't hesitate to get in touch with us for a chat.

Course Content

Throughout this one-year, full-time course, you'll build a strong foundation in acting. Our comprehensive and practical curriculum may cover the following areas:

  • foundational acting skills: develop a solid understanding of acting techniques, including character analysis, script analysis, improvisation, and emotional range. These skills will enable you to deliver authentic and captivating performances
  • voice and movement: enhance your vocal projection, articulation, and physicality. This preparation ensures that you're ready for both close-up and live performances
  • medium-specific training: dive into the nuances of acting for different mediums, including stage, film, TV, and digital media. Understand the unique demands and opportunities each platform presents
  • collaborative skills: cultivate teamwork and collaboration with fellow actors, directors, and crew members. Recognise the importance of effective communication and adaptability on both set and stage

Next Steps and Career Opportunities

After successfully completing this course, you'll have several options to consider, including:

  • Progressing to SCQF Level 6 in Acting for Stage, Film, and Digital Media starting January 2025.

Ready to kickstart your acting career and explore the world of stage, film, and digital media? Apply now and take the first step towards becoming a confident and adaptable actor capable of captivating audiences across diverse platforms.

Why Choose This Course?

  • Passion to Performance: If you're passionate about acting and dream of a career in stage, film, or digital media, this course is your launchpad.
  • Versatility Matters: Our course equips you with versatile skills needed in today's diverse performance platforms, making you a sought-after actor.
  • Open Doors: From stage to screen, our comprehensive curriculum opens doors to various acting opportunities.
  • Hands-on Learning: Gain practical experience and learn from industry professionals.
  • Career Advancement: Explore career options in acting, scriptwriting, and beyond.
  • Join Us: Enroll now to embark on your acting journey with us!

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Start Date

Aug 2024

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