LAMDA examinations are designed to equip learners, whatever their age or aspirations, with a range of skills that will serve them throughout life. LAMDA’s overall mission is to improve standards in communication and spoken English by fostering an appreciation of literature, poetry and drama and supporting individual development.
The Communication Examinations help students develop an appreciation of literature, the skills required to organise arguments and ideas into structured speeches, confidence in speaking both in conversation and to a group, presentation skills, a clear and focused speaking voice and positive body language.
The Performance Examinations help students develop creativity, vocal confidence and physical presence, empathy and an understanding of the impact of language.
In addition, by developing an understanding of good teamwork and empathy, students are equipped with the skills and confidence to integrate with children from other countries and cultures.
Preparation for an Examination can unlock the imagination and creative-thinking, develop communication skills, refine technical skills and artistry, and promote team-working.
The examinations themselves provide learners with an opportunity to:
There are many benefits to being a recognised awarding organisation with Ofqual: