Drama & Speech:
VAANT- Trinity College London offers an unrivalled choice of qualifications for students and teachers of drama and speech subjects, at all levels of experience and ability.
Our syllabuses provide a structured framework designed to encourage the progressive development of integrated performance and communication skills over time. And our solo and pair graded exams and diplomas are fully accredited in the UK and recognized internationally in many other countries.
Exams can be taken by individuals, pairs or groups. Study strands include Speech and Drama, Individual Acting Skills, Group Performance, Shakespeare, Choral Speaking, Communication Skills, Musical Theatre and Performance Arts.
Candidates enjoy an entirely free choice of repertoire in all examinations, and we actively encourage you to explore the literature and drama of your own culture.
VAANT-Trinity College London offers examinations in Communication Skills for candidates of all ages at all levels; for individuals from grades Initial (pre-foundation) to 8, and for groups from Grades 1–8. Trinity College London also offers a Professional Certificate in Communication Skills which is taken by adults.
This syllabus is suitable for children and adults, and has proved a popular resource for specialist communication teachers and tutors who have successfully used it to increase confidence and skill in all modes of speech communication, whether for social, professional, or public situations.
At its higher levels, these assessments have proved a valuable addition to preparation for a range of professions such as the law, medicine, business, religion, and teaching.
Even speakers of English as a second language have found the challenges of this syllabus valuable, for example in preparation for business or conference presentations in English.
There are no age restrictions and adults are reminded that they may present themselves at any grade that suits their needs