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HT1 & HT2 – Introduction to Drama
HT3 & HT4 – Commedia Dell’Arte
HT5 & HT6 – Devising Theatre
HT1 & HT2 – Shakespeare in Performance
HT3 & HT4 – Theatre in Education
HT5 & HT6 – Witchcraft & The Crucible
Pupils will be assessed half-termly through three methods of assessment: Making (based on rehearsal), Performing (based on a final performance in front of the class) and Responding (a short written evaluation.)
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Course Title: GCSE 1-9 Drama
Grading: Grades 1-9
Devised Performance and Portfolio
Practical Performance Exam
Component 2 is externally assessed by a visiting examiner who watches the students perform and grades them on their acting skills.
Component 3 is an externally assessed written exam based on a play text studied through the course.
Component 1 is a devised performance, created by the students and presented to a live audience. It is accompanied by a portfolio of notes evaluating their process and final performance. Internally set and marked by the school.
Course Title: BTEC Level 2 Tech Level in Performing Arts
Exploring the Performing Arts
Developing Skills and Techniques
Performing to a Brief
Component 3 – Performing to a Brief. Undertaken in Year 11, the exam board set a brief and the students have to create performances based on this and deliver to a live audience. Video Recorded and externally marked.
Components 1 & 2 are internally set and marked by the school.
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