Faculty of

Performing Arts & Media

The faculty of Performing Arts & Media has a proven track record of delivering high quality and innovative projects. Programmes of study cover Music & Music Technology, Performing Arts, Acting, Dance, Technical Theatre, Media Production and Digital Media.

Whether you want to be in front of or behind the camera, on stage or backstage, in a band or recording the band, we can provide you with professional, up-to-date training to help you on your way.

Our facilities are second to none, with our very own fully equipped Grange Theatre.
We have state-of- the-art TV, film, radio and sound recording studios, edit and animation suites plus three specialist Dance, Drama and rehearsal studios. Our students also have access to various software such as Photoshop, Adobe Premier Pro, After Effects and Final Cut.

We are extremely proud of all our productions and touring shows, live projects, film festivals and work experience with industry specialists.

We also have an increasingly impressive list of talented alumni who have maintained successful careers in TV, theatre, film and music.
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Study Programme

All students at Oldham College will participate in a personalised study programme that will maximise your potential and enable you to progress onto employment, apprenticeships or higher education.

This means you will:

  • Study a core qualification in a vocational discipline and continue to develop your English and Maths skills through functional skills, GCSE resits and the option of Level 3 qualifications
  • Participate in meaningful work experience
  • Enjoy a range of enrichment opportunities e.g. basketball, archery, skiing and sign language
  • Take part in dedicated tutorial sessions to review your progress and development