NCEA Level 2 Drama
Level 2
Number of Credits: 22

Entry Recommendations:  NCEA Level 1 Drama is required or entry in consultation with the Curriculum Leader of Drama.

Course Outline: This course builds on the skills developed in NCEA Level 1 Drama.  It is a course of study that students will help design themselves.

Skills developed in the course:

  • Drama performance skills
  • Devising drama
  • Theatre studies
  • Script writing
  • Directing
  • Analysis of performance techniques and technologies

Course Costs: $50 to cover costs involved in the Year 12 NCEA Drama production.

This course leads to: NCEA Level 3 Drama.

Assessment

AS 91220
Demonstrate an understanding of methods and ideas from established practice appropriate to design
4 Credits
Literacy
Annotated script
Assessment Period - Term 3, Week 1
AS 91213
Use drawing methods to apply knowledge of conventions appropriate to design
4 Credits
Literacy
Performance and portfolio
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 9
AS 91214
Develop ideas in a related series of drawings appropriate to established design practice
5 Credits
Literacy
Performance and portfolio
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 9
AS 91218
Produce a systematic body of work that shows understanding of art making conventions and ideas within design
5 Credits
Literacy
Performance and portfolio
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 9
AS 91219
Discuss drama elements, techniques, conventions and technologies within a live performance
4 Credits
Literacy
Examination
Assessment Period - Term 4
Level 2 Drama