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Drama and Theatre Studies A-Level at St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School

Course description

  • To encourage candidates to develop their interest in and enjoyment of drama and theatre, both through experience as audience members and through their development of dramatic and theatrical skills as appropriate to their own practice.
  • to encourage candidates’ knowledge and understanding of the social and cultural contexts of drama and theatre, through detailed study of dramatic texts, in their context, and of the work of prescribed theatre practitioners
  • to develop candidates’ ability to respond critically and sensitively to a range of drama texts and to theatre in performance, through studying and attending theatrical performances of drama written in different periods, in different styles and with different aims.

Entry requirements

General entry requirements to the Sixth Form are a minimum of three Grade Bs and two Grade Cs at GCSE. Students must obtain at least Grade B at GCSE in the subjects to be studied at A/S level.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 30 June 2015

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