NCEA Level 2/3 Drama

Course Overview


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Levels: 
7
8
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This is a practical and challenging course where you will develop your performance, critical analysis and theory skills.
Coming to Drama with appositive attitude and self-discipline is essential if you are to get the most out of what this course has to offer. As most tasks and assessments are group tasks it is essential that you regularly attend classes.
There is a lot of flexibility with assessments throughout the year.
Assessment Information

CL7 & 8/NCEA LEVELS 2 & 3
Level 2
Internals
91213 - Apply drama techniques in a scripted context - 4 credits + Lit.
91214 - Devise and perform a drama to realise an intention - 5 credits + Lit.
91216 - Use complex performance skills associated with a drama or theatre form or period -
4 credits + Lit.
91218 - Perform a substantial acting role in a scripted production - 5 credits + Lit.
91217 - Examine the work of a playwright - 4 credits + Lit.
91220 - Script a scene suitable for a drama performance - 4 credits + Lit.
91221 - Direct a scene for drama performance - 4 credits + Lit.
Externals
91215 - Discuss a drama or theatre form or period with reference to a text - 4 credits + Lit.
91219 - Discuss drama elements, techniques, conventions and technologies within live
Performance - 4 credits + Lit.
Total Credits: 38
Level 3
Internals
91512 - Interpret scripted text to integrate drama techniques in performance - 4 credits + Lit.
91513 - Devise and p[erform a drama to realise a concept - 5 credits + Lit.
91515 - Select and use complex performance skills associated with a drama form or period -
4 credits + Lit.
91517 - Perform a substantial acting role in a significant production - 5 credits + Lit.
91516 - Demonstrate understanding of the work of a drama or theatre theorist or practitioner
- 4 credits + Lit.
91519 - Script a drama suitable for live performance - 5 credits + Lit.
91520 - Direct a drama performance - 5 credits + Lit.
Externals
91514 - Interpret a text from a prescribed playwright to demonstrate knowledge of a theatre
form or period - 4 credits + Lit.
91518 - Demonstrate understanding of live performance - 4 credits + Lit.

Total credits: 40



Courses offered per block.

TitleLA CodeBlockYear
Commedia dell'ArteEMKN22022
ARE YOU CRAZY? NO I’M ABSURD!EMKN12022