Introduction to Drama

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


This 18-week full-time course introduces you to drama by building skills in acting, voice, movement, group work and performance technique. With state-of-the-art facilities that include movement and rehearsal studios, Aerial space and our in-house Theatre and Fringe Venue, we offer the best to start your creative journey.

This course is based on practical work and you will be introduced to the possibilities of building a career using your drama skills, immerse yourself in the art of acting as you gain essential experience in professional environments and make crucial connections with theatre professionals. Theatre visits, workshops and graduate Q&As will enhance your learning and you will showcase your developing skills in performance opportunities throughout the course. Students in this course will collaborate with other students across Performing Arts Studio Scotland.

What you will learn:

Introduction to drama skills; Introduction to voice and movement; Introduction to performance skills; Introduction to production skills.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview. Audition.

Progression Routes

Relevant course at SCQF Level 6

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

21 weeks


Performing Arts and Photography

SCQF Level