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Drama and Theatre Studies AS/A2 Level at Deyes High School

Course description

Students with a passion for performance really enjoy this course. It also caters for those students who wish to study literature, poetry and drama.

Course content

Students will study the content of plays written for the theatre. They will analyse plays and contrast play texts in a practical and active way. They will then deliver a performance to an audience.

Entry requirements

Grade C in English.

Students will need to have five C grades at GCSE or equivalent from five separate subjects with an average points score of 37 or more.


There are two units in AS. Unit 1 is internally assessed coursework and practical and is worth 40%. Unit 2 is a practical unit worth 60%. The A2 course is assessed in a similar way.

Future opportunities


Further information

This subject is based at Maghull High School.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Deyes High School directly.

Last updated date: 01 June 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 - 2 Years