Performing and Production Arts (Dance) Diploma Level 3 (UAL)

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


The Level 3 Diploma in Performing & Production Arts (Dance) is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary to access and progress to HNC/D level study or eventually employment in dance. This highly practical course provides an opportunity for those who have an interest in the area of dance to explore, develop and test their creativity within a qualification structure that is stimulating, demanding and provides a supportive transition to higher-level study.

On this 1-Year full-time course, you will focus on the essential techniques and disciplines needed for a career in the performing arts. The course will develop your skills across a range of techniques including Body Conditioning, Jazz, Contemporary, Commercial Styles and Ballet alongside industry workshops and essential skills in choreography. With state-of-the-art facilities including movement and rehearsal studios, Aerial space and our very own in-house Theatre and Fringe Venue, we offer the very best to get you started in the performing arts.

The course not only allows for your development within the specialism of dance training but also growth in your self-confidence, communication, employability and interpersonal skills. This course is internationally recognised and can lead to direct employment and progression to further training.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. A strong personal statement with a desire to make a career in performing arts. Audition.

Progression Routes

HND Dance Artist

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


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