Post-14: GCSE Drama
Arts, Media and Publishing
NQF Level 2
Drama is an exciting, creative and challenging course. Over the two years, students will study a range of different styles of drama and deepen their knowledge of performance skills. GCSE Drama students are required to present practical work for two controlled assessment options each with a weighting of 30%. Students can choose from a range of options and examples of these are listed : Devised Thematic work, Acting, Improvisation, Theatre in Education, Physical Theatre, Set design, Costume, Make-up, Properties, Masks, Puppets, Lighting, Sound, and Stage management. The written section of the course has a weighting of 40% and comprises of 3 sections: A-Practical work completed during the course. B-Study and performance of a scripted play. C-Study of live theatre seen.
To meet the requirements of the course, students will be expected to attend at least three theatre performances.
The course is assessed internally and externally.
Level 3 course
For further information please contact St John's School on 00357 2596 3888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
4th August 2010