HNC/HND Acting and Performance

HNC mandatory units

Unit code Unit Title SQA Credits/SCQF Credit Points SCQF level
DG4N 34 Voice 1: Developing Skills 2/16 7
DG44 34 Movement 1: Developing Skills 2/16 7
DG3K 34 Acting 1: Developing Skills 2/16 7
DG47 34 Production 1: Developing Skills 3/24 7
DG4T 34 Acting and Performance: Graded Unit 1 1/8 7

HND mandatory units

Unit code Unit Title SQA Credits/SCQF Credit Points SCQF level
DG4R 35 Voice 2: Applying Skills in Performance 2/16 8
DG45 35 Movement 2: Applying Skills in Performance 2/16 8
DG3L 35 Acting 2: Applying Skills in Performance 1.5/12 8
DG48 35 Production 2: Applying Skills in Performance 5/40 8
DG49 34 Professional Development for Actors 0.5/4 7
DG4V 35 Acting and Performance: Graded Unit 2 2/16 8

Optional Units - all will be available in both the HNC and HND frameworks

Unit code Unit Title SQA Credits/SCQF Credit Points SCQF level
DG4J 34 Theatre Arts: An Introduction to Technical Theatre 2/16 7
DG4F 34 Technical Theatre: A Performer’s Introduction 1/8 7
DG3R 34 Acting for Radio 1/8 7
DG3M 34 Acting for Camera 1/8 7
DG3Y 35 Directing a Text 1/8 8
DG46 34 Physical Theatre: Skills for Devising and Performance 1/8 7
DG4G 34 Text and Performance 1/8 7
DG4W 34 Singing Skills for the Actor 1 1/8 7
DG4C 35 Singing Skills for the Actor 2 1/8 8
DG4A 34 Shakespeare in Practice 1/8 7
DG3T 34 Acting Methods and Practitioners 1/8 7
DG4M 34 Theatre Styles 1/8 7
DG4E 34 Stage Combat: An Introduction to Swords 1/8 7
DG4D 34 Stage Combat: Hand to Hand and Blunt Instruments 1/8 7
DG3W 34 Creating Drama Scripts 1/8 7
DG3X 34 Devising Theatre 1/8 7
DG3V 34 Community Drama 2/16 7
DG42 35 Drama Skills: Leading a Workshop 1/8 8
DG43 34 Live Performance Administration 1/8 7
DM2M 34 Creating Devised Theatre 2/16 7
DM2N 34 Site Specific Theatre and/or Street Theatre 1/8 7