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

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


This 1-year full-time course is designed to introduce you to acting and theatre career opportunities and push your creative potential by building skills in acting, voice, movement, theatre, performance and production. 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 start your creative journey.

Opportunities for practical work experience will be available through PASS industry connections. 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 throughout and you will showcase your developing skills in at least two performance opportunities throughout the year. This highly practical course is centred around performance projects aimed at nurturing and enhancing your performance skills. Students in this course will collaborate with other students across Performing Arts Studio Scotland.

Entry Requirements

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

Progression Routes

HNC Acting and Performance

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Performing Arts and Photography

SCQF Level