NCEA Level 2 Drama
Teacher in Charge: Ms V. Gowdy
The Level 2 course builds on the skills learned in Year 11 and deepens students' understanding and experience of drama. They continue with the study and application of dramatic techniques, elements and conventions including Shakespearean Theatre features and take part in the public Level 2 performance assessment evening.
This course enhances individual confidence, communication and organisational skills, time management and people management skills.
- At least one theatre visit.
- Professional workshops.
- Drama Camp (prior to the public performance)
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
It is recommended students pay the subject charge $50. This covers the cost of theatre tickets and costume hire for performance assessments.
Some obligatory rehearsal time will need to take place outside of school hours (for standard 91218).
NCEA Level 1 performance standard 90019 required or by audition.
Recommended Prior Learning
NCEA Level 1 drama, 12 credits or by consultation with teacher in charge.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 6
Term: 2, Week: 9
Term: 2, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 6
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It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.
Credits listed may change.