9DRA

Year 9 Drama - 1 Term

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs J. Grubb

WHAT THE COURSE WILL COVER:

  • Vocal warm up
  • Physical warm up
  • Basic improvisation
  • Story telling exercises
  • Script work
  • Characterization
  • Rehearsal process
  • Role playing

 

METHODS OF LEARNING:

  • Co-operative group work
  • Observation of teacher
  • Peer assessment
  • Teacher evaluation
  • Performing the task
  • Expanding initial ideas
  • Developing reflecting skills
  • Clear goal setting and time management 

 

WHERE DOES THE SUBJECT LEAD:

The skills gained through developing dramatic skills are applicable in a wide range of career paths which include public presentation, planning events, public relations, group leadership, advertising and personnel.

Leads to full year Drama option in Year 10.   

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 Drama is a core subject for three periods per week for one term of the year.

Pathway