Online | Wednesday 13 October 2021


Code: 8673



Deliver the BTEC Tech awards in Performing Arts: Drama with confidence; this new webinar will explore practical ideas for course delivery, student engagement, application of criteria and example assignment briefs and student work that ensures that students achieve successful results.



  • Develop a clear insight into all three components of the BTEC Performing Arts Tech Award
  • Know what is expected of a learner for the external assessment



  • Teachers of the Drama BTEC Level 2 Tech Award
  • Heads of Drama
  • Heads of Performing Arts
  • PA teachers



15.00 – 15.30pm: Getting to know the BTEC Tech Award in Performing Arts

  • Setting up BTEC Level 2 Tech Award
  • The new structure
  • Rules and regulations of BTEC
  • Assessment planning
  • Grade calculations

15.30 – 16.15pm: Teaching & Exploring

  • Exploring the Component 1 Content
  • Understanding how the ‘funnelling’ grading criteria works in practice with both Level 1 and Level 2 for this component
  • Sharing ideas for unit content and what can be explored, ideas for existing repertoire
  • Looking at assignment briefs and student work


16.15 – 17.00pm: Component 2 Developing

  • Exploring the Component 2 content and grading criteria
  • Providing feedback to learners
  • Examining example student work and grading exercise
  • Assessment and verification procedures

17.00 – 17.45pm: Component 3 Performing

  • Overview of how external assessments contribute to overall achievement
  • Exploring the Unit Content and what the demands of the learner are

17.45 – 18.00pm: Managing your BTEC

  • Resources available
  • Networking
  • Idea share for time management


18.00PM: Finish