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Drama and Dance A Level at Monks' Dyke Tennyson College

Course description

Drama & Theatre Studies is suitable for students who are curious about issues and have a creative instinct for communicating their views through drama.

Course content

This course demands practical, creative and communication skills in almost equal measure. You will extend your ability to create drama and theatre and will be required to write about drama, developing your powers of analysis to become an informed critic. The course will involve taking part in drama productions, as well as studying plays, playwrights and practitioners, and you will use this knowledge to create your own work. Equally, you will be interested in going to the theatre to see plays performed by different companies.

Entry requirements

Students entering the Form who have not attained grade C or above in GCSE English or Mathematics will be required to re-take those subjects in Year 12 to acquire the C or above result.

Future opportunities

Students can progress to Higher Education courses in the Performing Arts. This course complements various other subjects, builds confidence and improves presentation skills

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Monks' Dyke Tennyson College directly.

Last updated date: 22 February 2017

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