Drama

Mr N Munn —

The following are available for study in 2021

11 Drama:   11Dra   Full Year 

Course Description: This is an introductory course to Drama. The course is aimed at developing basic drama knowledge and skills. In the course students will have the opportunity to learn performance skills and use technologies associated with dramatic performance. This course requires a willingness to perform in front of others.

Recommended Entry Criteria: Minimum of 50% in 10Eng exam.

Qualifications to be gained: Level 1 Achievement Standard credits

Level 1 Literacy: Yes

Next step: 12 Drama

Contact Person: Mr Munn


12 Drama:   12Dra   Full Year

Course Description: This course requires written communication skills and a willingness to perform in front of others. The course is practical focused with an emphasis on building practical dramatic experience and confidence. Students will be expected to complete multiple performances throughout the year for credits along with external examinations at the commencement of the year.

Recommended Entry Criteria: A minimum of 12 credits from 11Dra, if studied. Otherwise 12 credits from any English rich subject.

Qualifications to be gainedLevel 2 Achievement Standard credits

UE Literacy: Yes - 8 credits Reading, 4 credits Writing and 4 credits Reading or Writing.

Next step: 13 Dra

Contact Person: Mr Munn


13 Drama:   13Dra   Full Year

Course Description: This course focuses on Drama in its more sophisticated forms. It requires independent study skills, written communication skills and a willingness to perform in front of others. Both practical and theoretical aspects of Drama will be developed.

Recommended Entry Criteria: A minimum of 10 credits from 12Ena/Enb/Enc if studied, or 12Dra, otherwise Level 2 Certificate

UE Literacy: Yes - 17 credits Reading and 4 credits Writing.

UE Approved: Yes

Qualifications to be gained: Level 3 Achievement Standard credits; possibility of scholarship.

Contact Person: Mr Munn