Level 3 Drama
Teacher in Charge: Ms M. Figgest
In Year 13 Drama students will:
- Research, analyse, and critically evaluate how drama, including New Zealand drama, interprets, records, or challenges social and cultural discourse.
- Research, analyse, and integrate elements, techniques, conventions, and technologies in dramatic forms for specific purposes.
- Analyse, rehearse, and perform works in a range of dramatic forms, assuming a variety of artistic and technical responsibilities.
- Reflect on and critically evaluate a wide range of works and performances.
- Research, critically evaluate, and refine ideas to create original drama work.
The Year 13 production requires considerable extra commitment from students. They should be prepared to commit a minimum of two weekends and three evenings for performance.
Recommended Prior Learning
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Stationery: A clear file folder
Students are required to see two live performances in the year as a requirement for their external assessment.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 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.
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.