BTEC level 3 Foundation Diploma in Performing Arts Practice

Bodywork Company offer a BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Performing Arts Practice in partnership with The College of West Anglia. The course runs over 16 hours a week and comprises of 2 assessment units, The Performing Arts Industry and Musical Theatre. Units are assessed through performance work, workshops, classes and presentations/academic work/written reports. Students are delivered the highest level of provision, working with performing arts industry specialists across all subject areas.

AGES: 16-18yrs
All UK applicants aged 16-18 before 31st August 2021 are eligible for BTEC funding; some EU students may also be eligible. The BTEC course is government-funded provision offered via our partnership with the College of West Anglia. The course is 16 hours per week and is the equivalent to 3 AS levels, gaining UCAS points for progression.

Entry requirements are 4 GCSE’s Grade C/4 or above (or the equivalent – English and Maths are desirable) along with our practical audition process. Where applicants do not have English and Maths as part of the 4 GCSE’s they will be required to continue their studies towards this, we are able to offer both GCSE and Functional skills in both subjects where necessary.

How To Apply

To apply for an audition please complete our Online Application Form. Please ensure you have 2 current photos ready to upload – A passport sized  & one full length in dancewear.  Once submitted you will be required to pay a £45 Audition Fee which you can do through PayPal or using your credit/debit card. We will then contact you by email with further information regarding the video audition requirement and process.

BTEC Enquiries

For all enquiries and further information, please contact  our BTEC course leader, Jenny Edmonds


  • Learning Hours: 16 hours per week

  • Ages: 16-18yrs

Our Partners

The course is run in association with The College of West Anglia.