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Dance
Level 1
Full year course
Level 1 ASLevelCreditNumLit
Course Description
This course is for students who want to express themselves creatively through performance and choreography. Students will learn a variety of different dance forms including street, hip hop, contemporary, traditional and classical. They will develop individual fitness, core strength, leadership and team building skills.
Leads to: Level 2 Dance
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA
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90860 Demonstrate understanding of the elements of danceL1/Int4L1
90858 Compose dance sequences for given briefsL1/Int6
90002 Perform dance sequencesL1/Int6
90859 Demonstrate ensemble skills in a danceL1/Int4
Drama
Level 1
Full year course
Level 1 ASLevelCreditNumLit
Course Description
Students will enhance their practical knowledge in devised theatre by developing techniques using movement, creativity, characterisation and performance skills. They will develop self-confidence with regards to performing and study the theory of theatre.
Leads to: Level 2 Drama
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA
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90997 Devise and perform a drama L1/Int5L1
90998 Demonstrate understanding of features of a drama/theatre formL1/Ext4L1
90999 Use features of a drama/theatre form in a performanceL1/Int4L1
90009 Perform an acting role in a scripted production L1/Int5L1
90011 Demonstrate understanding of the use of drama aspects within live performanceL1/Ext4L1
Dance
Level 2 & 3
Full year course
Level 2 and 3 Credits ASLevelCreditNumLit
Course Description
This course is for students who want to express themselves creatively through performance and choreography. They will learn a variety of different dance forms including street, hip hop, contemporary, traditional and classical. Students will develop individual fitness, core strength, leadership and team building skills.
*Either 91206 or 91205. 91212 is optional.
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA and University Entrance.
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91206 Choreograph a solo dance to communicate an intentionL2/Int4
91205 Choreograph a group dance to communicate an intentionL2/Int4
91207 Perform an ethnic or social dance to communicate understanding of the styleL2/Int4
91209 Perform a repertoire of danceL2/Int6
91212 Demonstrate understanding of a dance genre or style in contextL2/Ext4L1
91590 Perform a solo or duet danceL3/Int4
91588 Produce a dance to realise a conceptL3/Int8
91592 Perform a repertoire of contrasting dancesL3/Int6
91594 Analyse a dance performanceL3/Ext4UE w
Drama
Level 2
Full year course
Prerequisites: 12 Level 1 Drama credits
Level 2 ASLevelCreditNumLit
Course Description
This co-educational course extends students in vocal communication, characterisation, teamwork, confidence and other essential skills. There are a number of performance opportunities, including a major class production.
Leads to: Level 3 Drama
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA
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91213 Apply drama techniques in a scripted contextL2/Int4UE r
91214 Devise and perform a drama to realise an intention L2/Int5L1
91217 Examine the work of a playwright L2/Int4UE r
91218 Perform a substantial acting role in a scripted productionL2/Int5UE r
91219 Discuss drama elements, techniques, conventions and technologies within live performance.L2/Ext4UE w
Drama
Level 3
Full year course
Prerequisites: 12 Level 2 credits in Drama
Level 3 ASLevelCreditNumLit
Course Description
This co-educational course combines in-depth theoretical theatre studies and performance opportunities. Students will devise, direct and perform in original dramas while developing technical and production skills.
Qualifications: Credits towards NCEA and University Entrance
Cost $40 field trip costs
Contact Luke Walton

91512 Interpret scripted text to integrate drama techniques in performanceL3/Int4UE r
91513 Devise and perform a drama to realise a conceptL3/Int5L1
91514 Interpret a text from a prescribed playwright to demonstrate knowledge of a theatre form or periodL3/Ext4UE rw
91517 Perform a substantial acting role in a significant production L3/Int5UE r
91518 Demonstrate understanding of live drama performance L3/Ext4UE w