Stage 1 Drama

LENGTH OF COURSE: Semester or Full Year

ASSUMED BACKGROUND: Year 9 or 10 Drama

CURRICULUM CHARGES: Nil

CONTENT
Course content will be a selection of the following:

Company and performance:
• With teacher guidance students form a dramatic company and experience the processes involved in creating and presenting performance

Understanding and responding to drama:
• Students develop an understanding of dramatic practice, conventions, traditions and ways of communicating ideas and observations

Drama and technology:
• Creatively integrate theatre technology for dramatic purposes

ASSESSMENT TYPES

Theory:
Students will respond to presented techniques and genres of theatre
Practical:
Students will be involved in group production and various performance experiences