The Production Arts course covers all the backstage processes required to put on a production for a live or recorded event. This can include aspects of design, stage management and technical elements of lighting and sound. Throughout this full time vocational course you will revisit your approaches to making and understanding production arts such as stage management, light and sound design and more. You will be challenged to develop professionally and socially by learning team skills to set you on a career path behind, above and beyond the stage.
Students will have access to teaching and learning approaches that challenge you to deepen and refine your skills, adding complexity and exploring new contexts. You will work on a range of productions in different job roles to enable you to put your learning into practice. The structure of the qualifications is in keeping with current industry practice and university teaching and assessment methodology. The completion of an extensive portfolio showcasing your skills and knowledge will prepare you for progression.
WELCOME TO THE PERFORMING ARTS DEPARTMENT
We have high expectations of all of our Performing Arts students and aim to challenge you to achieve outstanding results. Excellent facilities and a team of highly dedicated and committed teachers will ensure that you are provided with every chance of succeeding during your time at College. At QMC, professional equipment and facilities have been carefully chosen to enhance your learning and help you acquire the skills you will need to work in the Performing Arts industry. As well as preparing you for a career in Performing Arts, we also help prepare you for a range of alternative courses and professions.
Our Performing Arts mission is to develop Creativity and Academic Excellence for your future:
- Strive for excellence and innovation
- Be authentic
- Be exciting, inspiring and engaging
- Ensure a positive and inclusive experience
- Enable personal progression