L2 Drama

L2DRA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Tobin

Level 2 Drama is a performance course, you will be expected to perform

Building from their knowledge of Level 1 Drama, students will delve more deeply into creating an honest and authentic character through the exploration of modern theatre practitioners. Students will examine the work of a playwright in-depth giving practical context to a performance for the associated theatre form. They will be introduced to playwriting and dramatic structure, culminating in the acting and directing of a scripted performance.

This class heavily relies on group work, if you are unable to maintain a 85% attendance rate, this class is likely not for you


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A notebook/journal, writing utensils, drama/theatre blacks (black shirt, pants, and socks).


Recommended Prior Learning

Having completed L1 Drama is recommended, but not required.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91213 v2 Drama 2.1 - Apply drama techniques in a scripted context
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91215 v3 Drama 2.3 - Discuss a drama or theatre form or period with reference to a text
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91216 v4 Drama 2.4 - Use complex performance skills associated with a drama or theatre form or period
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91217 v2 Drama 2.5 - Examine the work of a playwright
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91218 v2 Drama 2.6 - Perform a substantial acting role in a scripted production
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91219 v2 Drama 2.7 - Discuss drama elements, techniques, conventions and technologies within live performance
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91220 v2 Drama 2.8 - Script a scene suitable for drama performance
2
I
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91221 v2 Drama 2.9 - Direct a scene for drama performance
2
I
4
Y
4r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 33 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Disclaimer


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year