10 Core Drama (Half year course)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Druitt

Course Objectives:
To develop practical knowledge in Drama relating to the application of techniques, elements and conventions in drama
To explore and develop ideas in drama
To gain confidence communicating ideas with one another and to an audience
To develop an understanding of drama in a variety of cultural contexts

Course Content:
Includes movement and story telling, improvisation, role play, Shakespearean or Greek scene study and devised drama drawn from historical sources relevant to Aotearoa/New Zealand. Students will also learn some basic stagecraft.

Learners will write reflections and will attend theatre productions either at the Raye Freedman Arts Centre or out of school for the purpose of review.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Students are encouraged to see the school drama productions e.g. Year 12 and 13 Drama and the AGS/EGGS production. The cost for the seeing productions is approximately $30.00.

Description Type Value
Theatre Viewing Voluntary $30.00


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We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.