Level 2 Drama

DRA201
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Chamley

Recommended Prior Learning

16 credits in NCEA Level 1 Drama with genuine commitment to the subject, or at the discretion of the HOD in exceptional cases.



Practical work: Drama and life skills are developed through group work, acting techniques, improvisation, voice, movement and history of Theatre. A class play is rehearsed and performed in our theatre (BRPAC). There will be some after school and weekend rehearsals. Written content: Script writing, journal, research, performance analysis and critique.
METHODS OF ASSESSMENT:
Recorded performances with accompanying portfolios, for each Achievement Standard plus an External exam.



Faculties:

Drama



Pathway

Level 3 Drama

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B5 exercise book or similar.


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. 91213 v2 Drama 2.1 - Apply drama techniques in a scripted context
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91214 v2 Drama 2.2 - Devise and perform a drama to realise an intention
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91218 v2 Drama 2.6 - Perform a substantial acting role in a scripted production
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91219 v2 Drama 2.7 - Discuss drama elements, techniques, conventions and technologies within live performance
2
E
4
Y
4w
Total Credits

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