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 10 Dec

10th December Last day of term 4.

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre. Middle School 9am. Junio... [Read more]

Thursday 2 Dec

2nd of December Teacher Only Day. No School. This is a day set by the Ministry of Education and will be coveri... [Read more]

Monday 29 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 22 Nov

22nd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre at 6pm.

Monday 25 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 18 Oct

18th October. Term 4 begins

Friday 1 Oct

1st October. Last day of term 3.

Friday 24 Sep

24th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]

Monday 13 Sep

13th September to 20th September is Te wiki o te reo Maori / Maori language week. Visit https://www.tewikioter... [Read more]
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