NCEA L3 Drama

DRA3
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Searle

This is a full year general course for students interested in a career in the various entertainment fields or tertiary study. It focuses on developing and analysing drama techniques and complex performance skills.



Course Overview

Term 1
A.S. 91512 v2 Drama 3.1 - Interpret scripted text to integrate drama techniques in performance
Level 3 Internal 4 Credits
Due W10

Term 2
A.S. 91515 v2 Drama 3.4 - Select and use complex performance skills associated with a drama form or period
Level 3 Internal 4 Credits
Due W6

Term 3
A.S. 91518 v3 Drama 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance
Level 3 External, 4 Credits
Due W6

A.S. 91513 v2 Drama 3.2 - Devise and perform a drama to realise a concept
Level 3 Internal, 5 Credits
Due T4 W2

Term 4
A.S. 91513 v2 Drama 3.2 - Devise and perform a drama to realise a concept
Level 3 Internal, 5 Credits
Due W2

A.S. 91518 v3 Drama 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance
Level 3 External, 4 Credits
Due W2

Learning Areas:

Arts - Mātauranga Toi, NCEA Level 3



Career Pathways

Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Dancer, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Make-up Artist, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Nanny/Child Carer, Television Presenter