Drama

Head of Department: Miss C Gordon


GCSE

GCSE exam board: CCEA

ModuleModule TitleHow is it Accessed% of GCSE Grade 
Unit 1Devised PerformanceControlled Assessment 25%
Unit 2Scripted PerformanceControlled Assessment 35%
Unit 3Knowledge and Understanding of DramaExternal Written Examination 40%

KS3 Overview

Year 8: What is Drama?
Movement
Freeze Frame; Thought Tunnels; Hot Seating; Tableaux
Role Play
Improvisation
Introduction to Script Writing

Year 9: Dialogue
Refining gesture
Introducing dialogue to gesture
Status
Persuasion
Script Work

Year 10: History of Theatre including
Greek
Mystery
Commedia
Kabuki
Victorian
Naturalism
Brecht
Performance Theatre
Intro to Blood Brothers