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Northampton College

Musical Theatre

UCAS Code: W312

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


A level

D,D

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

Scottish Higher

D,D

UCAS Tariff

48
100%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


Course option

2years

Full-time | 2019

The HND Musical Theatre is aimed at people looking to make performance a career. It develops skills in singing, acting and dance with the opportunity to perform on stage in a variety of musical routines.

**Special course features**:

- Choral singing

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- Acting through song

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- Estil voice craft technique

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- Tap, ballet and jazz technique

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- Musical theatre repertoire

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- Audition techniques

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- Historical context

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- Solo performance

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- Musicianship

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- Employability in the performing arts industry

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- Community theatre and touring.

**Key facts**:

The course is taught in a highly practical way using workshop style classes in which students work individually and in groups to develop and refine their skills, supported by lecturers and technicians with extensive experience of the theatre. There are at least two public performances each year with the second year focussing on the London stage and the acquisition of agents or progression to top stage schools around the country or the third year of a Musical Theatre degree.

The School of the Arts benefits from cutting-edge facilities which give students access to the studios and equipment necessary to gain the knowledge and skills demanded by a fast-moving and competitive industry.

**Our resources include**:

- Two large dance studios

- Two large performance studios

- Theatre

- Well-resourced classrooms and IT suites

- **Who is this course for?

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The HND Musical Theatre is for students who have reached Level 3 in this discipline either at school, college or stage school. You will be looking to progress further into the performing arts industry, specialising in musical theatre and theatre dance. The course will enable you to develop further competences in solo and group performance and prepare you for auditioning for parts on the professional stage. The successful applicant is likely to have performed in public and will have developed at least basic skills in dance and singing and be ready to move on to the next stage with the help of experienced professionals with a background in the industry.

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

England
£6,165
per year
EU
£6,165
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,165
per year
Scotland
£6,165
per year
Wales
£6,165
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Booth Lane Site

Department:

Arts and Media Studies

TEF rating:

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