NCEA Level 3 Drama
Teacher in Charge: K. Backhouse-Smith
- Drama techniques and elements in extended performance opportunities;
- Theatre practitioners;
- Devising Drama; and
- Reviewing live theatre.
This course is a University Entrance approved subject.
Field Trips: Up to 3 Theatre trips during the year.
Recommended Prior Learning
Completion of NCEA Level Two or in consultation with the Head of Drama, Mrs Backhouse-Smith.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Voluntary course contribution - Approximately $35 per trip towards field trip transport, will be advised at the time.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Production Manager, Event Co-ordinator, Human Resources, Promoter, Theatre Producer / Assistant, Lighting Technician, Communications, Broadcasting, Media, Teacher, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Cinema Projectionist, Dancer, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Entertainer, Film and Video Editor, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Musician, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Television Presenter, Primary School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Diversional Therapist,
For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.