11 Drama

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Druitt

In this course students will:

  • Learn to use drama techniques such as voice, body, movement and use of space
  • Devise and perform a drama based on a topic / stimulus / current event using elements and conventions of drama for impact and meaning
  • Perform an acting role in a scene from a significant, published play

Students keep a digital folder of written work reflecting on their own and others' contributions. This written work is part of the assessment for devising and provides a reflection of drama participated in and viewed.

Students will attend a range of performances to influence their understanding of theatre. They will practise writing critical responses required for external examinations at Level 2 and 3.


12 Drama

The course leads to Years 12 and 13 Drama and Drama Scholarship

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Optional theatre visits - approximately $55

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 and 10 Drama or HOD approval.

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90006 v6 Drama 1.1 - Apply drama techniques in a dramatic context
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

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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.