Within technique classes listed below, students will be taught and assessed across the following eight core modules.
An element of theory underpins these core modules and students will be required to research, analyse and evaluate relevant information and ideas in order to develop their theoretical understanding of the industry in a wider performance and circus context.
UNIT 1: Principles in Performance
UNIT 2: Engaging an Audience
UNIT 3: Introduction to Professional Practice
UNIT 4: Critical and Contextual Awareness
UNIT 5: Production Skills and Context
UNIT 6: Performance Skills and Context
UNIT 7: Preparation for Specialist Study
UNIT 8: Collaborative Performance Project
Circus and Performance technique classes
During the first year of the Diploma in Circus Arts, students can expect to train weekly in a range of Circus and Performance technique classes. These classes provide the opportunity for students to explore, develop and test their creativity within a structured, stimulating and supportive environment.
Circus Foundations (NCCA)
Supporting Classes (Lectures, Conditioning, Flexibility) (NCCA)
Physical Theatre (CANDI)