Level 1 Drama

DRA101
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Chamley

Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of the Year 10 Drama course with a high level of motivation, co-operative group work and good attendance, or at the discretion of the Head of Department in exceptional cases


Practical work
Drama and life skills are developed through working with others, line learning, devising scenes, improvisation, voice, movement, and learning about and enacting acting principles.
Rehearsals and performance of productions including a class play for an audience.
Personal development through Drama.
Language and literacy in a variety of contexts.

Written content
Scriptwriting, research, portfolio, performance analysis, and critique.

METHODS OF ASSESSMENT
Recorded performance and accompanying portfolios
External exam written



Faculties:

Drama



Pathway

Level 2 Drama

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B5 exercise book


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
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.