NCEA Level 1 Drama

11DRA
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Anderson

Drama

Prerequisite: Proven performance in Year 10 Drama; Students must pass 1.4 Drama Form Melo Drama. Exceptions made at the discretion of the HOD Drama; Interview with teacher. Decision is final.


The Year 11 course will focus on using dramatic elements, techniques, and conventions for specific purposes. Students will be given the opportunity to initiate ideas and refine their dramatic works as well as communicating and interpreting drama. The course will aim to investigate the purposes of drama in past and present contexts and describe how dramatic elements combine to create form and meaning. It will enable the students to increase personal confidence, develop group co-operation skills, commitment, self- discipline and initiative.
The course will be assessed according to a selection of Level 1 Drama Achievements Standards.



Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Drama

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.

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