Information for learners
Is this the right qualification for you?
The Access to Higher Education Diploma (Drama) is a Level 3 qualification which prepares people without traditional qualifications for study at university.
The qualification gives you the relevant academic knowledge and creative skills needed for higher education study and the opportunity to develop study skills to help you to succeed.
Learners primarily progress to Higher Education study in areas related to Drama. These may include some of the following areas of Degree level study:
- Drama Performance
- Applied Theatre
- Theatre and Performance
- Performing Arts and a range of combined and related degrees.
Some colleges may also offer progression on to their own Professional Acting Diploma courses.
You can find out more about the Access to HE Diploma in our Guide for Learners and Learner Area.