13 Drama (13DRA)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Cameron Mattox

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Drama and 10 credits in a Level 2 language-rich subject including one writing-based standard

13 Drama

This course builds on the skills learnt in Level 2, with a stronger focus on how to become a professional performer. Explore a variety of theatre styles through performing in groups and scripting your own work. You also perform in a major production at the end of the year.

Course Components

  • Explain how drama interprets and challenges the world we live in
  • Use specific drama styles to create meaning
  • Create original drama
  • Take on a variety of roles from writer to director to performance
  • Apply specific drama techniques and conventions
  • Group work and attendance are essential
  • Written work is required to achieve all standards

Learning Areas:

Performing Arts