Head of Department: Miss S Cowley
|Qualification: GCSE Drama||Exam Board: EDUQAS||Exam/NEA split: 40% Exam 60% NEA|
Internally assessed, externally moderated
Learners participate in the creation, development and performance of a piece of devised theatre using either the techniques of an influential theatre practitioner or a genre, in response to a stimulus set by EDUQAS.
Learners must produce:
Externally assessed by a visiting examiner
Learners will be assessed on either acting or design
Learners study two extracts from the same performance text chosen by the centre within guidelines from EDUQAS. Learners participate in one performance using sections of the text from both extracts.
Written examination: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Section A: Set Text
Learners answer a series of questions relating to acting, directing and designing extracts from the play ‘DNA’, written by Dennis Kelly.
Section B: Live Theatre Review
One question, from a choice of two, requiring analysis and evaluation of a given aspect of a live theatre production seen during the course
The course offers a broad, creative and coherent programme with aims and objectives which enable learners to:
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