Performing Arts

BA Honours Acting with Creative Enterprise


Available at Coatbridge


The BA Honours Acting with Creative Enterprise at New College Lanarkshire, in collaboration with Queen Margaret University (subject to validation) is aimed at students with excellent performance skills who are seeking to become professional performers in theatre, film and television.
All our expert teaching staff retain close links with the industry and will provide you with the necessary training to develop the skills and versatility required to meet the vocal, physical and artistic demands required of a modern working performer. 
On completion of year one, students can choose to exit with a BA degree in Acting or to continue their studies for a further year receiving the award of BA Honours Acting with Creative Enterprise.

This additional honours year aims to bridge the gap between degree and the students chosen professional context while further developing the skills required to develop a sustainable arts practice and portfolio career. Students will be presented with the opportunity to use their practical and intellectual performance skills in a range of applied theatre contexts while developing the skills required to originate and develop new work.
This one/two-year full-time course enables those with an appropriate further education qualification to further their studies, providing the training you need to pursue a career in performing arts.

Course Information

To be considered for this course, applicants must have successfully completed an HND (for the BA Acting - Year 1) in a relevant subject or a BA Acting degree (or relevant subject) for direct entry into the honours year (Year 2)

More details to follow

On successful completion of this course, candidates may seek professional work within the performing arts industry or consider further study.

Classes Available



  • Days
  • 4 days pw
  • Start Date
  • 22 Aug 2022