Level 1 Drama 101

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Holswich.

Drama 101

This interesting and exciting course extends the student's academic knowledge and practical skills. Through exploring various scripts students will deepen their understanding of Theatre Aotearoa and will delve into more complex acting techniques. Working collaboratively remains a focus as we devise our own performances and work together to put on full class production. Being actively involved in the rehearsal and creation process are integral to your success in this subject. Students with a drive to succeed are to be encouraged to follow their passion and select this course.

Recommended Prior Learning

No prior learning is required - but good attendance and a willingness to participate will support success in this collaborative subject. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students are encouraged to attend at least one optional trip to see a live performance. The cost is usually between $15-30 per performance.


Career Pathways

Credit Information

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

Total Credits Available: 5 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91942 v3
Drama 1.3 - Perform a scripted role for an audience using drama techniques

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Term: 3, Week: 8

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 5
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0