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City College Plymouth

Acting for Digital Media

UCAS Code: M001

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


GCSE/National 4/National 5

5 GCSE’s – Grade C/4 or above to include English and Maths

UCAS Tariff

64

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

This foundation degree will focus entirely on acting for digital media (Film/ Audio/ Presenting) and will develop actors for the digital entertainment industry.
The course is taught by professionals currently practicing in the industry. Students benefit from a rich mix of actor-specific training for digital media, and will graduate with an intellectual and practical understanding and knowledge of the actor’s craft. Students will also develop a working CV/ show reel and the tools necessary to launch an acting career with a strong knowledge base of current and emerging technologies and techniques.
Academic skills, such as the ability to conduct research, to critically evaluate source materials, theoretical approaches and arguments, and to write effectively and persuasively will be fundamental to the programme. Students will be encouraged to acquire deep and broad understanding of performance practices, styles and theories of acting for digital media. Alongside this rigorous study, students will be incubating future relationships between emerging actors and directors/ filmmakers.

Modules

Proposed modules are: Visual Studies, Core Techniques Voice Pt1, Core Techniques Body Pt1, Acting with Digital Media, Contextual Naturalism in Actor Training, Performance Project 1, Advanced Contextual Naturalism in Actor Training, Creative Research, Advanced Visual Studies, Core Techniques Voice (Advanced) Pt2, Core Technique Body (Advanced) Pt2 and Performance Project 2.

Assessment methods

Coursework and practical assessments

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£7,450
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England
£7,450
per year
EU
£7,450
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,450
per year
Scotland
£7,450
per year
Wales
£7,450
per year

The Uni


Course location:

City College Plymouth

Department:

Creative, Cultural and Digital Industries

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