Year 10 Drama

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms M. Figgest.

Step out of your comfort zone, build friendships and discover yourself in Year 10 Drama. The year-long course will develop practical knowledge and ideas about drama while strengthening communication and interpretation skills through the exploration of dramatic techniques when creating and performing group dramas.

Students will learn about:

  • Drama techniques, elements, conventions and technologies
  • Theatre forms (Physical Theatre and Elizabethan Theatre)
  • Analysing live theatre
  • Preparing a role for a production

This course lays the foundations for NCEA Level One Drama. 

The Tempest
Year 10 Drama The Tempest

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Career Pathways


All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

  • meeting any course entry requirements
  • minimum class sizes
  • the availability of teaching staff

and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.