Level 3 Drama

13DRA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms F. Keith-Kirk

You will learn to:
• research, analyse and critically evaluate how drama, including New Zealand drama, interprets, records or challenges social and cultural discourse
• research analyse and integrate techniques, conventions, elements and technologies in dramatic forms for specific purposes
• research, critically evaluate and refine ideas to create original drama work
• analyse, rehearse and perform works in a range of dramatic forms, assuming a variety of artistic or technical responsibilities
• reflect on and critically evaluate a wide range of works and performances


Recommended Prior Learning 8 credits at level 2 or at the discretion of the Head of Department
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91518 v2 Drama 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91515 v2 Drama 3.4 - Select and use complex performance skills associated with a drama form or period
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91514 v4 Drama 3.3 - Interpret a text from a prescribed playwright to demonstrate knowledge of a theatre form or period
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91513 v2 Drama 3.2 - Devise and perform a drama to realise a concept
3
I
5
Y
*
A.S. 91512 v2 Drama 3.1 - Interpret scripted text to integrate drama techniques in performance
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.