Level 3 Drama

DRA301
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Chamley

Recommended Prior Learning

16 credits in NCEA Level 2 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 working with others, line learning, devising scenes, improvisation, voice, movement, acting principles and history of Theatre.
A class play is rehearsed and performed in our theatre (BRPAC) for an audience.
Written content: Script writing, journal, research, portfolio, performance analysis and critique

METHODS OF ASSESSMENT:
Recorded performance with accompanying portfolios plus and external.



Faculties:

Drama



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B5 exercise book or similar.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91512 v2 Drama 3.1 - Interpret scripted text to integrate drama techniques in performance
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91513 v2 Drama 3.2 - Devise and perform a drama to realise a concept
3
I
5
Y
*
A.S. 91517 v2 Drama 3.6 - Perform a substantial acting role in a significant production
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91518 v3 Drama 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance
3
E
4
Y
4w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

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