Level 1 Drama

Pre-requisites: None

Course description:

The level one drama course focuses on creation and performance of drama. Students continue to develop effective use of voice, body, movement, and use of space, through a range of different contexts. We explore theatre form and students can apply their knowledge in many performance opportunities.

All level one drama standards contribute to students’ literacy requirements for level one.

Credits available:

Unit Number Title Internal External Credits
AS90006 Apply drama techniques in a dramatic context. I 4
AS90998 Demonstrate understanding of the history and features of a drama/theatre form E 4
AS90999 Use features of a drama/theatre form in a performance I 4
AS90009 Perform an acting role in a scripted production. I 5
AS90011 Demonstrate understanding of the use of drama aspects within live performance. E 4

Please note: It is not expected that learners will complete all of the standards available. A minimum of 14 credits is expected.

Cost: $20 + Performance costs. Students are expected to attend live theatre, where possible.

Contact: Mrs N Ikiua

Upcoming events

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

Friday 13 Nov

13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.

Monday 26 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 12 Oct

12th October to 17th October Westland High School will be staging Big Fish a School production at the Regent t... [Read more]

Monday 12 Oct

Term 4 begins

Friday 25 Sep

Last day of term 3.

Friday 25 Sep

25th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]
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