Oldham Sixth Form College


Live and Recorded Arts Specialist Programme

Live and Recorded Arts Specialist Programme

This is a full time programme which will immerse you in the creative world of the creative arts. It is designed to develop your performance skills, your critical appreciation of recorded and live performance and your understanding of the creative arts sector as a career destination and vibrant industry sector contributing £116 billion to the UK economy. 


You will benefit from an extensive range of enrichment opportunities, as part of the Xtras programme, including productions and performances, online content creation, National Theatre script writing scheme, film club, and much more. You will take part in a  residential trip to London and benefit from the advice of visiting industry practitioners. You will also have the opportunity to apply for a creative industries mentoring scheme which will support your early career steps until the age of 25.


Core subject: Performing Arts CAMTEC - combining drama dance and music.


Plus one subject from (to develop performance skills and critical appreciation):

A level Drama

A Level Dance

BTEC Music Performance


Plus one subject from (to develop recorded arts skills and critical appreciation):

A Level Film

A Level Media

A Level Photography


Plus one subject from (to develop academic breadth) any other A Level from our offer but consider: 

A Level Sociology

A Level English (Language or Combined)

A Level History