NCEA Level 3 Drama
Level 3
Number of Credits: 18

Entry Recommendations: NCEA Level 2 Drama or NCEA Level 1 Drama  or entry in consultation with the Curriculum Leader of Drama.

Course Outline: NCEA Level 3 Drama builds on skills developed at Level 1 and 2.  

Skills developed in the course:

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

Costs:  $50 to cover costs involved in the Year 13 NCEA Drama production.

Assessment: Components of this course will be selected from the following standards to suit individual learning needs.

AS 91512
Interpret scripted text and integrate drama techniques in performance
4 Credits
 
Performance, annotated script and statement of intent
Assessment Period - Term 1, Week 9
AS 91513
Devise and perform a drama to realise a concept
5 Credits
 
Performance and statement of intent
Assessment Period - Term 2, Week 9
AS 91517
Perform a substantial acting role in a significant production
5 Credits
 
Performance, annotated script and statement of intent
Assessment Period - Term 3, Week 9
AS 91518
Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance
4 Credits
 
Examination
Assessment Period - end of year examination
AS 91520
Script a drama suitable for live performance
5 Credits
 
Annotated Script
Assessment Period - Term 4, Week 1
Level 3 Drama