RSL Awards is delighted to announce that PAA graded exams can be assessed via video across its suite of qualifications thanks to Live Video and Recorded Video exam solutions.
Available for all PAA Musical Theatre, Acting, Jazz Dance, and Street Dance qualifications, Live Video Exams (LVE) are applicable for schools and exam centres.
Recorded Video Exams (RVE) can be submitted by schools or venues from Premiere – Grade 8 in Musical Theatre. Individuals, schools, venues or exam centres can submit Recorded Video Exams for Acting, Jazz Dance and Street Dance at all grades.
These digital solutions are our commitment to making PAA graded exams as accessible as possible. Please flick through the tabs below to find out more about our range of video assessments.
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RSL Awards are offering Live Video Exams (LVE) for all PAA Musical Theatre, Acting, Jazz Dance, and Street Dance qualifications. Live Video Exams are not available to individuals – applications will only be accepted from schools/exam venues.
Live Video Exams are conducted via online video conference using Zoom, between the candidates at the exam venue and the examiner based at another location. If your school is new to PAA and you are interested in Live Video Exams you will need to set up an account. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Full guidance will be provided on application; however, as a general guide, PAA live video exam content is exactly the same as the specifications in the syllabus, with the following conditions:
Venues are responsible for ensuring the welfare of candidates throughout the live video examination, including provision of:
For full details on how to book your students for a PAA Musical Theatre, Acting, Jazz Dance or Street Dance Live Video Exam, including technical requirements and application process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
Schools or venues can submit Recorded Video Exams (RVEs) in Musical Theatre, Jazz Dance, Street Dance and Acting (all grades). In addition, RVEs in Acting can be submitted by individuals.
The exam content is exactly the same as the specifications in the syllabus, with the following additional guidelines adhered to:
Recorded Video Examination process
For RSL video exams to be valid, there are a number of rules that must be adhered to. It is important that candidates and teachers read the Procedure Guide relevant to the exam being taken before applying for a recorded video exam. Please download the relevant guidance from the list below.
RSL Awards assumes no liability for damage to property or injury sustained by any candidate or staff member while participating in video examinations.
Guidance on the Understanding and Reflection component of Musical Theatre PAA exams, Premiere – Grade 5.