This course is designed as an introduction to acting for camera and stage. It is a practical course that inspires students to develop basic skills and techniques involved in creating, producing and performing drama.

Next start date
September 2024
Length of course
1 Year
Mode of study
Day Release
Entry requirements
This Vocational Pathways course is open to Secondary 3, 4, 5 and 6 pupils. Vocational Pathways Courses are offered through local schools in early February when a booklet is distributed to all secondary 2 pupils. Please contact your teacher if you are interested.
Fraser Mouat
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Candidates will gain practical knowledge of:

  • The nature of a drama performance including form, structure, genre and style
  • Practical stagecraft, acting, physicality and characterisation
  • Roles and responsibilities in a theatre production team
  • Introduction to script and character development
  • The application of theatre production skills