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Level 4 Professional Diploma in Technical and Production Practice for the Creative Industries

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The UAL Level 4 Professional Diploma in Technical & Production Practice for the Creative Industries has been designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to work in the production arts industry.

The qualification is a one-year fast track into employment, and will open up the possibility of further progression with Higher Education. It is suitable for students who have an interest in production arts, or a related subject, who wish to explore and extend this interest via a full-time or part-time, immersive learning experience.

For more information on this qualification, please read the statement of purpose:

Statement of purpose - L4 Technical Production (PDF 111KB)

Qualifications at a glance

  • Level - 4
  • Units - 3
  • TQT (hours) - 1,200
  • GLH - 720
  • Typical course duration - 1 year
  • UCAS points (Pass/Merit/Distinction) - N/A
  • QAN - 603/0190/9
  • Typical progression - Assistant stage manager, Senior technician, Project management, Event management, Production management, Automation, Service engineers, Sales and hire account handlers

Stakeholder support

This qualification has been developed in collaboration with Creative & Cultural Skills and representatives from industry, universities, further education colleges and employers. It is designed to equip students with the skills, knowledge and understanding needed for the workplace.

The following organisations have provided letters of support for this qualification:

Ambassador Theatre Group - letter of support (PDF 32KB)

Barnsley College - letter of support (PDF 74KB)

Kendal College - letter of support (PDF 402KB)

National College - letter of support (PDF 159KB)

National Theatre - letter of support (PDF 500KB)

South Essex College - letter of support (PDF 48KB)

TAIT Stage - letter of support (PDF 234KB)

White Light - letter of support (PDF 440KB)

Specification and documents

Level 4 Professional Diploma in Technical & Production Practice for the Creative Industries specification V1.2 (PDF 612KB)

Working with us

Interested in delivering the UAL Level 4 Professional Diploma in Technical and Production Practice for the Creative Industries?

Visit the Working with us page for information on the approval process for new and existing centres.

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