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Type of Qualification

Vocational Qualification RSL -Rockschool GCSE equivalent

https://www.rslawards.com/vocational/vocational-syllabus/

 

Course Content

There will be 4 different pathway choices in this exciting qualification. RSL are market leaders in creating syllabuses and awards for creative performers.

This qualification will give a wide choice of options and modules whether you are interested in

  • Music
  • Drama
  • Dance
  • Technical Support.

 The 4 pathways are:

  • Music Practitioner - Performance
  • Music Practitioner - Technology
  • Performing Arts Practitioner - Drama
  • Performing Arts Practitioner - Technical Theatre

 

Music Practitioners will be internally be assessed on

  • Music Knowledge
  • Skill Development .

In addition they will be assessed externally on one of the following units:

  • Live Performance
  • Composing Music
  • Sound Recording

 

Performing Arts  Practitioners will be internally be assessed on

  • Performing Arts Knowledge
  • Skill Development .

In addition they will be assessed externally on one of the following units:

  • Live Performance - Acting
  • Live Performance  - Dance
  • Live Performance - Technical Theatre

 

How is the course assessed?

Music Practitioners

Internally assessed units 60%

Externally assessed synoptic units 40%

 

Performing Arts Practitioners

Internally assessed units 60%

Externally assessed synoptic units 40%

 

Where will this course take me?

Students can go onto study:

· RockSchool VQ’s Level 3 at college or 6th Form

· Drama and Theatre A Level

· Music A Level if you also have an accompanying Grade 5 Music Qualification.

· Music Technology A Level

· Film Studies A Level

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