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Rooks Heath College

Rooks Heath College

Opportunity through Learning

Key Stage 3

Topics to be covered:

  • Melodrama
  • Characterisation and character development
  • Ancient Greek Theatre
  • Whole group spontaneous improvisation
  • Characterisation and Character Development
  • Performing an extract of a script
  • Shakespeare and Elizabethan Theatre
  • Musical Theatre

Learning Experiences:

Theatre trips, project work, exploring different theatrical conventions and performance work.

Pathways to Year 10 Options:

GCSE Drama

Prior knowledge/skills/interests recommended to apply for this course:

Teamwork, enthusiasm, evaluation, communication, confidence, self-expression, verbal and non-verbal communication, body language, voice, movement.

Additional Information (materials/teamwork/attendance):

Each unit will be internally assessed through the presentation of ideas, contribution to group work, performance work and evaluation.

Students will be expected to work well as a team, be well organized and enthusiastic. This course will involve lots of practical work, so good attendance is vital!

Pathways to Year 10 Options:

GCSE Drama

BTEC Performing Arts

Prior knowledge/skills/interests recommended to apply for this course:

Teamwork, enthusiasm, evaluation, communication, confidence, self expression, verbal and non verbal communication, body language, voice, movement.

Additional Information (materials/teamwork/attendance):

Each unit will be internally assessed through the presentation of ideas, contribution to group work,  performance work and evaluation.

Students will be expected to work well as a team, be well organized and enthusiastic. This course will involve lots of practical work, so good attendance is vital!