L1 Drama

DRA11
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Thompson

Level 1 Drama will challenge ākonga to make meaning of the world through performance and to provide pathways into the Performing Arts. The course will provide transferable knowledge and skills that can be applied to critical, social and work related contexts The ākonga will learn about a special theatre forms (melodrama and physical theatre), they will demonstrate an understanding of theatre form, playing a role in a production context and devise and create a new work. Drama will provide the backdrop of support and encouragement for ākonga to develop specific skills and techniques.


Pathway

L2 Drama

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$50 approx for recommended external trips


Recommended Prior Learning

Drama in Y10 is recommended


Standards Available

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. 90997 v2 Drama 1.2 - Devise and perform a drama
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90998 v2 Drama 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of features of a drama/theatre form
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90999 v4 Drama 1.4 - Use features of a drama/theatre form in a performance
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.