NCEA Level 1 Drama

11DRA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms V. Gowdy

The Year 11 course enhances individual confidence, communication and organisational skills, time management and people management skills, through exploring aspects of drama including:

  • The study of Devised drama in a Taupo context and European theatre, including the practical application of the Victorian melodrama theatre form
  • The study and application of dramatic techniques, elements and conventions
  • Public performance in the Year 11 assessment evening.
  • Drama Camp (prior to the public performance)


Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Drama

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

It is recommended students pay $30, which covers the cost of theatre tickets and costume hire for performance assessments.
Students will attend all visiting professional performances as well as travel to one public performance at a theatre. Some extra cost may be involved for travel.
Some obligatory rehearsal time will need to take place outside of school hours (for standard 90009).
2B8 exercise book.


Recommended Prior Learning

It is preferable students took this subject in Year 10, and must have teacher recommendation.


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
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90009 v6 Drama 1.6 - Perform an acting role in a scripted production
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90011 v7 Drama 1.7 - Demonstrate understanding of the use of drama aspects within live performance
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90997 v2 Drama 1.2 - Devise and perform a drama
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90998 v2 Drama 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of features of a drama/theatre form
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90999 v4 Drama 1.4 - Use features of a drama/theatre form in a performance
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91000 v3 Drama 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of a significant play
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Pathway Tags

Production Manager, Event Co-ordinator, Human Resources, Promoter, Theatre Producer / Assistant, Lighting Technician, Communications, Broadcasting, Media, Teacher, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Cinema Projectionist, Dancer, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Entertainer, Film and Video Editor, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Musician, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Television Presenter, Primary School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Diversional Therapist


Disclaimer

POLICY
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.