Acting and Performance

New College Lanarkshire


Coatbridge Campus


In this highly practical course, you will have the opportunity to develop the skills required to become a working actor. It is designed for those wishing to pursue professional training in theatre, film and television.

This course focuses primarily on practical learning with mandatory units in acting; voice; movement; production and professional development. Optional units include acting for radio and Shakespeare in practice. You will also be required to complete a Graded Unit.

Students will also have the opportunity to perform in two theatre productions throughout the academic year.

As the first recognised Educational Affiliate of Estill International, our specialist lecturers deliver some of the best vocal training in the UK.

Entry Requirements

HNC Acting and Performance. Entry is by audition only.

Progression Routes

BA Honours Acting

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Performing Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts