BA Acting & Performance


LEVEL 4 (YR 1)
Studying Acting & Performance
(30 credits – compulsory)
Acting For Camera
(20 credits – compulsory)
Acting Skills & Techniques
(40 credits – compulsory)
Live Acting Performance
(20 credits – compulsory)
LEVEL 5 (YR 2)
Exploring Acting and Performance
(30 credits – compulsory)
Classical Performance Styles and Techniques
(20 credits – compulsory)
Advanced Acting Skills and Techniques
(40 credits – compulsory)
Contemporary Performance
(30 credits – compulsory)
LEVEL 6 (YR 3)
Acting Performance Showcase
(30 credits – compulsory)
Industry Investigation
(20 credits – compulsory)
Promotional Portfolio – Acting & Performance
(30 credits – compulsory)
Major Acting Performance
(50 credits – compulsory)
Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff – 96 points
Digital audition


Additional Information
  • Duration – 3 Years
  • 2024/25 new entrants, UK – full time £9250
  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 2024/25 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.
  • Location – Liverpool or London campuses
  • Awarded by: The University of Northampton

LMA is currently unable to accept international applicants who would need a Tier 4 Student Visa to study in the UK

Additional Costs Associated with your Course. 

You should anticipate the following additional costs associated with your course: 

Clothing Items to enable you to follow the expected dress code for your course.  Initial outlay from new at the start of the course approximately  £100 – £120

All students on the Acting course are required to follow an “all black, neutral clothing” dress code for all practical workshop and rehearsal sessions.  Clothing and footwear should preferably be logo free. Items worn can include Black jeans, Black leggings ,Black T-shirt  Black sweatshirt / hoodie, Black LMA Hoodie or T-shirt,   Black shoes / trainers.   

Costs for Optional Trips to Shows and Performances – Approx £75.00 per year.

Apply now on UCAS

Institution code: L52 Course code: W415

Campus codes: Liverpool – L  London – N

The BA (Hons) degree in Acting at LMA is delivered by industry professionals providing a solid grounding in all major genres and practices to prepare the actor for a career across a wide variety of platforms including stage, screen, computer games and radio. This is set within the context of an interesting, relevant programme or supporting theoretical study.

Our actors will experience the dynamic of live performance and screen performance from the very outset of the course whilst simultaneously training and developing their skills in styles, approaches, voice and movement. With a multitude of live performances and products produced across the course, our graduates are prepared with extensive showreel material to assist them on the next part of their journey.