Diploma Program in Performing Arts in Europe

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Performing Arts

A diploma is an academic document awarded by schools that indicates proficiency in a given area. Generally, a diploma is earned after successfully completing comprehensive coursework on a particular topic or within a particular academic discipline.

Studies in performing arts encompass both the academic and practical fields of music, theater and dance. From theater history to advanced choreography, the field of performing arts lends a wide lens of study for a variety of students.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

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Songwriting Music Producer (SMP) Diploma

Garnish Music Production School
Campus Full time Part time 20 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

Learn how to produce and write the songs you hear in the charts every day in classes of no more than six people, and gain our Extended Diploma. It carries up to 420 UCAS points which is equivalent to three A* grades at A Level. [+]

Learn how to produce and write the songs you hear in the charts every day in classes of no more than six people, and gain our Extended Diploma. It carries up to 420 UCAS points which is equivalent to three A* grades at A Level. Styles covered are Commercial Dance, Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Urban, and out & out Pop! Have the knowledge and skills from many styles of music in your locker to stand out from the crowd in your genre. You will benefit by learning professional techniques from experienced songwriters, producers, and engineers including Grammy-winners. We are proud to list all of them, from all of our programs on our tutors page. Be motivated and inspired by your instructors, classmates, and boutiquey feel of our facility in the creative hub that is London Fields. Ableton Live 9 Ableton Live 9‘s session view makes it revolutionary music production software. Top-line songwriters can audition all combinations of music they’ve composed on-the-fly, making writing melodies fun, creative and more productive. This is why we start you off on Ableton. We are an official Ableton certified training center and all GMP learners qualify for a 40% discount. And, you’ll always be able to refresh yourself with free access to all of our free intro and paid advanced online Ableton tutorials on Youtube during, and after you finish your program. Music Foundation & Composition Full of contemporary record production tips and techniques and knowledge you need to put together your own commercial (pop, rock, urban,... [-]


Electronic Music Producer (EMP) Diploma

Garnish Music Production School
Campus Full time Part time 20 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

For serious learners who wish to learn how to produce top quality electronic music in class sizes of no more than six people. You will benefit by learning professional techniques from the best DJs and electronic music producers in the business, including Grammy-winners. [+]

For serious learners who wish to learn how to produce top quality electronic music in class sizes of no more than six people. You will benefit by learning professional techniques from the best DJs and electronic music producers in the business, including Grammy-winners. With opportunities to record and release tracks, undertake remix projects and create music for media such as adverts and computer games, you gain valuable job skills to give you the best chance of employment after your course. Our Extended Diploma carries up to 420 UCAS points which is equivalent to three A* grades at A Level.

With homework and 360 hours of class time, with strategically placed mentoring sessions; you will write, produce, engineer, mix, master, and learn how to release and promote your very own 4-track EP.... [-]


Acting

Icelandic Film School
Campus Full time 4 semesters August 2018 Iceland Reykjavik

This department teaches the basic techniques and methods of acting for stage and screen. We encourage our students to explore their individual creativity and place special attention on dance, physical expression and singing... [+]

This department teaches the basic techniques and methods of acting for stage and screen. We encourage our students to explore their individual creativity and place special attention on dance, physical expression and singing.

Our curriculum provides a solid foundation for either an acting career in film, television or on the stage, or continuing a drama or filmmaking degree elsewhere. As opposed to many drama and acting programs we emphasize acting for the camera, which gives our students the opportunity to learn the basics of film production as well since they work on many film projects over the course of their studies.

Our program offers challenging professional training of the highest standard in the art of acting. You will practice the craft of acting and learn the fundamentals of filmmaking by working in teams with students of other departments in the school. This cooperation runs side by side with the acting studies throughout all four semesters. Our instructors are actors, directors, singers, dancers and filmmakers who come from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences.... [-]


Screenwriting/Directing

Icelandic Film School
Campus Full time 4 semesters August 2018 Iceland Reykjavik

This department offers a versatile and creative course of study in the fields of writing and directing for the screen. You'll learn various methods for developing your ideas and writing scripts for feature films, shorts, television and other visual media. You'll also receive extensive training in directing your own scripts as well as those of others... [+]

This department offers a versatile and creative course of study in the fields of writing and directing for the screen. You'll learn various methods for developing your ideas and writing scripts for feature films, shorts, television and other visual media. You'll also receive extensive training in directing your own scripts as well as those of others.

The curriculum lays the necessary foundation for you to become an author in the field of filmmaking. Graduating students from the department receive a diploma with the title "Filmmaker – With Special Concentration in Writing and Directing". With this training and knowledge our alumni are prepared for jobs with film production companies, television broadcasters, advertising agencies and publishing companies, among others.... [-]


Directing/Producing

Icelandic Film School
Campus Full time 4 semesters August 2018 Iceland Reykjavik

This department offers a diverse, challenging curriculum in directing and producing for film, television and other media. During two years of study you'll explore the main roles and functions of both professions through a number of practical exercises, including short films, commercials, music videos, documentaries and various television formats. You'll also receive training in screenwriting... [+]

This department offers a diverse, challenging curriculum in directing and producing for film, television and other media. During two years of study you'll explore the main roles and functions of both professions through a number of practical exercises, including short films, commercials, music videos, documentaries and various television formats. You'll also receive training in screenwriting, film grammar, the directing of actors, as well as in the equipment and technical aspects used in contemporary filmmaking.

The goal of the curriculum is to provide students with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of filmmaking and the skills required in constructing visual narratives. You'll learn how to break down a script, stage it for the camera, and communicate with and block actors. You'll learn what's involved in producing for film and television and about the nature and structure of both industries. You'll learn how a film set is run, and the importance of cooperation, discipline and professional working methods. At the same time, we'll encourage you all the while to take risks, be creative and develop your unique voice as a storyteller.... [-]


Production Sound for Film and Television Diploma

NFTS - National Film and Television School
Campus Full time 15 months August 2018 United Kingdom London Bristol + 1 more

This 15-month course - the only one of its kind in the UK - has been developed in response to film and television industry demands for suitably trained production sound professionals. The course is delivered in partnership with the BBC... [+]

Production Sound for Film and Television Diploma

This 15-month course - the only one of its kind in the UK - has been developed in response to film and television industry demands for suitably trained production sound professionals. The course is delivered in partnership with the BBC.

The Production Sound for Film and Television Diploma in partnership with the BBC offers an unrivaled opportunity to learn the practical skills required for a career in this field, and covers:

location sound recording techniques for drama and documentary sound production for multi-camera television music recording in the studio and on location

Now well-established, the Production Sound Diploma course enjoys an excellent reputation within the Industry and each year’s students rapidly find work on completing the course. Graduates have been employed as sound assistants and boom operators on recent television productions including Ashes to Ashes, Midsomer Murders, Lewis, New Tricks, Holby City, Cranford, Jane Eyre, Gavin & Stacey, Life Begins, Judge John Deed, Downton Abbey, Fresh Meat, Spooks, and Merlin.... [-]


Access to Higher Education

dBs Music UK
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Bristol Pool Plymouth + 2 more

This course has been specifically designed for adult learners (24yrs+) who have not studied A-levels or a BTEC qualification before but who would like a quick route into Higher Education. The course will prepare you academically for University Level courses, such as the FdAs, HNDs and BAs on offer at dBs Music. [+]

This course has been specifically designed for adult learners (24yrs+) who have not studied A-levels or a BTEC qualification before but who would like a quick route into Higher Education. The course will prepare you academically for University Level courses, such as the FdAs, HNDs and BAs on offer at dBs Music.

You’ll get hands on experience through a broad range of projects from recording bands and using studio equipment to creating your own samples and exploring synthesis. You will develop a solid grounding in a range of music production, technology, composition and performance skills. There are also specialist modules including Digital Mixing Production, Sound Design, Audio Production, Sampling and Mastering. You will also gain an understanding of the structure of the music industry, the key aspects of the business such as contracts, royalties, licensing and promoting yourself as an artist.... [-]


BTEC Extended Diploma in DJ & Electronic Music Production

dBs Music UK
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Bristol Pool Plymouth + 2 more

A music technology course which looks at electronic music production skills including sequencing, mixing, effects, fundamental studio recording techniques, music and sound for moving image and composing music. Equipment knowledge will cover everything from microphones and mixing desks through to samplers, hardware controllers and software as well as developing DJ skills and techniques. [+]

A music technology course which looks at electronic music production skills including sequencing, mixing, effects, fundamental studio recording techniques, music and sound for moving image and composing music. Equipment knowledge will cover everything from microphones and mixing desks through to samplers, hardware controllers and software as well as developing DJ skills and techniques.

You will use leading software packages including Apple Logic, Ableton Live, Reason, Pro Tools, Native Instruments and Komplete.

Music Production Composition Sampling Sequencing Audio-Visual DJ Skills Performance Techniques Music Tech in Performance Live Sequencing Mixing Music Business The Music Industry Marketing Professionalism Event Management Entry Requirements ... [-]

BTEC Diploma in Music Production

dBs Music UK
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Bristol Pool Plymouth + 2 more

You’ll get hands-on experience through a broad range of projects from recording bands and using studio equipment to creating your own samples and exploring synthesis. You will also gain an understanding of the structure of the music industry, the key aspects of the business such as contracts, royalties, licensing and promoting yourself as an artist. [+]

You’ll get hands on experience through a broad range of projects from recording bands and using studio equipment to creating your own samples and exploring synthesis. You will also gain an understanding of the structure of the music industry, the key aspects of the business such as contracts, royalties, licensing and promoting yourself as an artist.

This course is offered at BTEC Level 2 & 3.

Sound Engineering Recording Mixing Acoustics Music Analysis Music Production Composition Sampling & Synthesis Sequencing Audio-Visual Music Business The Music Industry Marketing Professionalism Business Management Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for Level 2 are 4 GCSEs at grade D or above. This must include English or Maths or an equivalent qualification such as a BTEC Level 1.... [-]


Technical Directing

Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Germany Ludwigsburg

Technical Directing (TD) is a two‐year postgraduate course; graduates qualify as Technical Directors for animation and VFX‐projects. [+]

What? Technical Directing (TD) is a two‐year postgraduate course; graduates qualify as Technical Directors for animation and VFX‐projects. Technical Directors are responsible for the technical supervision of film projects, meaning that they manage the technical aspects of the production. By joining a production team, TD‐students at the Institute of Animation learn to solve problems and handle pipelines. Among others, they develop plugins and applications, define workflows and production requirements and engage in current research projects.

Why? Career opportunities for Technical Directors are very good. For instance, alumni find work in the large Animation Studios of Hollywood like Pixar or Industrial Light and Magic (ILM). The mix between technical precision and artistic creativity makes working as a Technical Director varied and appealing.... [-]


Diploma in Dance Teaching - Children and Young People (QCF Level 6)

​Bradford Dance Centre
Campus Part time 14 days September 2018 United Kingdom Bradford

Our diploma in dance teaching and learning is a part-time course for dance practitioners wishing to gain a nationally recognised dance teaching qualification for working with children and young people. [+]

Diploma in Dance Teaching - Children and Young People (QCF Level 6) Dates: Sept 2015 - June 2016 Hours: 112 hours over 14 days Schedule: Saturdays and Sundays Cost: £2,465

Our diploma in dance teaching and learning is a part-time course for dance practitioners wishing to gain a nationally recognised dance teaching qualification for working with children and young people. The diploma is a route to Qualified Teacher Learning Skills (QTLS) status.

The diploma is suitable for all dancers, practitioners and teachers working with children and young people, whatever their level of teaching experience, training background or style of dance. The diploma is delivered over 7 weekends (14 days) from September 2015 to June 2016, which enables students to continue to work, or undertake further study. The diploma is scheduled to run alongside our foundation course in professional contemporary dance and students may choose to undertake both qualifications.... [-]


Diploma HE in Theology, Music & Worship

London School of Theology
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years August 2018 United Kingdom Greater London + 1 more

- Old and New Testament Studies: Psalms and Luke - Scripture, Exegesis and Hermeneutics - Person and Work of Christ [+]

Compulsory Modules

Old and New Testament Studies: Psalms and Luke

Scripture, Exegesis and Hermeneutics

Person and Work of Christ

Life of Church in Global Context

Personal, Spiritual and Skills Formation 2

Theology of Worship 2

Corporate Worship Lab

Creative & Performance Studies 2 Option Modules (Two options from the following)

Intergenerational Worship 2: Children, Seniors & All Age Worship

Ensemble skills

Ethnomusicology: Music in the Global Church

Songwriting A

Worship & Justice

Worship Studies

Performance Skills 2 [-]

Diploma in Singing Psychology - CPD Certified & IAO Accredited

John Academy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Do you have an urge for transforming your singing skills and learn the psychology behind it? Are you inspired in learning more about the Psychology of Singing? Or would you like to get into the Music Industry through learning the Psychology of Singing? If yes, then the Diploma in Singing Psychology is perfect for you! A portion of the best associations amongst singing and joy are more mental than physical. They’re harder to quantify, yet similarly as critical. Vocalists need to focus on their music and procedure all through the signing procedure, and it’s difficult to stress over things like work or cash or family issues when you’re effectively focusing on something else so they have a tendency to have a worked in calm and relax zone. Learning singing psychology is additionally some portion of the procedure, like adapting new tunes, new harmonies, and new techniques for keeping rhythm. Learning has for quite some time been known to keep brains dynamic and battle off despondency, particularly in more seasoned individuals. Although we still ask why we sing in a particular style or pattern and some acknowledge that the fixation and proper breathing can occur in a recording studio, or in the security of your own home. In this course, you will be able to learn the factors that affect our singing abilities and skills. Whether you already have understood or have never grabbed learn about singing or psychology, this Diploma in Singing Psychology will still be helpful for you as long as you are passionate in this area. Moreover, this is your opportunity to consolidate your creativeness with recently learned specialised aptitudes to figure out how to create in vogue pieces of clothing for each event. We can help you make your own particular uncommon piece of clothing all the way, made to fit you. [+]

Diplomas in Performing Arts in Europe 2018. Who is the course for? Professionals who have an experience in Psychology or Singing. Individuals who have an interest in learning the Psychology of Singing. Entry Requirement: This course is available to all learners, from all academic backgrounds. However, although an education and experience in music and psychology is an advantage Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course. Assessment: At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam. Certification: After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24. Why choose us? Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials; Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts; Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform; Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result; The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification; Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime; The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card; 24/7 student support... [-]

MA/Diploma/Distance learning in Shakespeare and Theatre

University of Birmingham - College of Arts and Law
Online Campus Full time Part time 8 - 36 months September 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham + 2 more

This innovative Shakespeare Institute programme allows you to study the performance history but also the way in which Shakespeare’s plays have been performed through history, up to the modern moment. It encourages a historical approach to interpretation and styles of presentation and it promotes the value of close reading as the basis for evaluating the plays on the page, stage, and screen. [+]

Do you want to immerse yourself in the works of Shakespeare? Are you interested in understanding how Shakespeare’s plays work in performance?

This innovative Shakespeare Institute programme allows you to study the performance history but also the way in which Shakespeare’s plays have been performed through history, up to the modern moment. It encourages a historical approach to interpretation and styles of presentation and it promotes the value of close reading as the basis for evaluating the plays on the page, stage, and screen. You will have the opportunity to look at different productions and adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays in their historical, political, and cultural contexts and to think about the performance choices actors and directors make when approaching Shakespeare’s texts. You can also study how the textual history of Shakespeare’s plays influences performance today.... [-]


Performing Arts - 90 Credit BTEC Diploma

Cardiff and Vale College
Campus Full time 34 weeks September 2018 United Kingdom Cardiff

This Performing Arts, 90 Credit Diploma course is for those interested in acting or working in the performing arts industry. It offers the chance to study for a nationally recognised Performing Arts qualification, which will allow you to develop many skills required for performance in the medium of theatre. [+]

Qualifications:

90 Credit Diploma in Performing Arts Full Time Level 3

Course overview:

This Performing Arts, 90 Credit Diploma course is for those interested in acting or working in the performing arts industry. It offers the chance to study for a nationally recognised Performing Arts qualification, which will allow you to develop many skills required for performance in the medium of theatre. There is also the opportunity to develop skills for TV performance.

As part of the course, all students will study the Welsh Baccalaureate and develop Key Skills and be entered for accreditation. The Welsh Baccalaureate and Key Skills are important transferable skills for life in general and the points gained through the accreditation are recognised by Higher Education institutions.... [-]