Level 1 Drama

11DRA
Course Description

Contact Person: K. Tsina

This is an exciting, fun and challenging course, which will explore acting, devising, theatre theory, plays, public performances and more. Students need to be committed to group work and prepared to experiment to learn new skills. The course includes written work and visits to the theatre. Students will be required to attend some after school and lunchtime rehearsals and evening assessments when necessary. 

The programme of NCEA Standards is selected from the list below to suit the particular class group of students. Each student will have the opportunity to gain 18 credits.



Pathway

Level 2 Drama, Level 3 Drama

Contributions and Equipment

Estimated costs of theatre visits: $50


Entry Requirements

Year 9 or 10 option Drama or other Drama experience 


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90006 v6 Drama 1.1 - Apply drama techniques in a dramatic context
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90009 v6 Drama 1.6 - Perform an acting role in a scripted production
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90011 v7 Drama 1.7 - Demonstrate understanding of the use of drama aspects within live performance
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90997 v2 Drama 1.2 - Devise and perform a drama
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90998 v2 Drama 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of features of a drama/theatre form
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90999 v4 Drama 1.4 - Use features of a drama/theatre form in a performance
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

Diversional Therapist, Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Author, Dancer, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Make-up Artist, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Model, Nanny/Child Carer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Television Presenter, Lighting Technician, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter


Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.