Acting and Performance (Foundation)

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


This course is being offered through the Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) at Edinburgh College.

This course gives young people the opportunity to study at college and gain a unique qualification and a range of experience in Acting and Performance.

The aim of this course is to provide an opportunity to students who lack experience who might have applied for a Level 6 course but need more development time.

The award is also designed to meet the needs of learners who wish to develop a foundation for progression to further study and to provide skills and knowledge appropriate to the theatre industry.

Content: Drama skills with Scottish contact; Creative industries skills development; Community drama and movement; academic skills.

Entry Requirements

National 5 English. Interview and audition.

Start Date

August, January



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Performing Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts