Drama NCEA 3

Course Details

Level 3 Optional 20 Credits


The course will offer students the chance to apply theories and techniques learnt in DRA1 and DRA2. Students will be able to extend their personal and performance skills. It is a course that will incorporate workshop activities in stagecraft, theatrical expression, directing, twentieth century theatre and acting techniques. Assessments will be based on performance work.

Entry Requirements:

12 credits in DRA1 or DRA2 and HOF/TIC approval.

Course Contribution:


Leads To:

U.E Approved

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91512 Interpret scripted text and integrate drama techniques for performance 3 4 Internal
91513 Devise, script and perform a drama to explore a concept 3 5 Internal
91514 Interpret a prescribed text to demonstrate knowledge of a drama/theatre form or period 3 4 External
91515 Select and use complex performance skills associated with a drama form or period 3 4 Internal
91516 Demonstrate understanding of the work of a drama or theatre theorist or practitioner 3 4 Internal
91518 Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance 3 4 External

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