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Drama at Belper School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

The Drama course is an exciting combination of creative activities. Students will devise drama, realise playtexts and analyse theatre.

– Be creative
– See professional performances
– Understand drama theory
– Experiment with dramatic form
– Work in a team
– Perform, Direct, Design

Assessment

AS 

Exploration
This is an internally assessed unit which requires students to explore two contrasting plays practically.

Theatre Text in Performance
This externally assessed unit requires students to take part in a formal production of a published play.  They must also perform a monologue or duologue.

AS Assessment 
Exploration of drama and performance of texts.

A2

Exploration of Dramatic Performance
Students will research, develop and devise a piece of theatre which is internally assessed.  They will also produce a written analysis of the process.

Theatre Text in Context
This externally assessed written paper includes the study and evaluation of a live theatre performance.

A2 Assessment 
Devised performance and study of theatre text and history.

Future opportunities

Leading to a career in
– Performing Arts
– Media
– Drama Therapy
– Teaching
– Theatre Management
– Creative partnerships

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Belper School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 10 October 2016

Key information

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

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