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Access to HE Diploma (Creative Industries)



Level 3

Subject Sector:

Creative Industries





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Spanning the broad spectrum of careers available in the Creative Industries Sector, this Diploma provides a variety of different units, allowing for a learning journey which can focus more specifically, or a broad view of the different opportunities available. This can include performers of dance, drama or voice, as well as those with interest in media technology, theatrical design, and/or the business and financial side of this sector. This Diploma includes the chance to deliver units which are collaborative to give learners experience that will be integral to their future success. Offering the freedom to create a program that suits your learners’ interests, this Diploma emulates the creative and ever-evolving nature of the sector, and, if you have a specific requirement, we can incorporate this into the existing Diploma to really make it your own.

Subject Areas

Learners studying this Diploma will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and practical skills through a range of subject areas, including:

– Performance (acting, dance and music)
– Individual, ensemble/collaborative work
– Industry/business/employment-based units
– Theory-based units
– Technical and editing units

If you’d like to customise learning pathways for your learners, we can do that too. Just speak with our team to discuss your requirements.

Progression routes

Successful completion of this Diploma will open doors to a number of university courses, giving learners the chance to study a broad array of degrees leading to careers in:

– Performing Arts
– Music
– Media
– Theatre/Technical Production
– Video Production
– Dance
– Acting
– Broadcast Journalism

And a university degree is not the only option to pursue; a Diploma can also lead to apprenticeships which can be studied at higher levels.

Why choose us

Skills and Education Group Access makes it easy to become an Access to HE Centre, with a simple approval process that will get you started quickly.

We’ll help you build specific, academically sound pathways to higher education, and guide you through the whole academic year.

Along with a dedicated team of external moderators to provide supportive visits, we offer flexibility to write your own assessments and help with assignment writing and the delivery of your Diploma. You also have the option of commencing delivery in either January or September, enabling you to attract more students at different times of the year.

To find out more about how to become a Skills and Education Group Access Centre, email us, or call us on 0115 854 1620.

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