2DRAT

Level 2 Drama - Performing Arts Technologies

Course Description

This course will offer students the opportunity to select at least FOUR substantial Performing Arts Technology units from the NCEA unit standards listed below. Each standard successfully met is graded with Achieved, Merit or Excellence.  

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

Develop these skills:Explore this content:
  • Visual communication skills.
  • The study of a range of plays and playwrights. Close study of a stage play. 
  • Close reading skills.
  • Social, political, religious, geographical influences within the historical setting of the plays and scenes students design for.
  • Collaborative group skills.
  • Workplace safety.
  • Organisational skills.
  • Practical theatre production.
  • Decision making skills. 
  • On the job experience outside of school.
  • Individual and collective responsibility.

  • Self discipline.

  • Technical Production literacy.

  • Critical thinking.


Resources Required

1 x large design drawing book
Ruler, pencils

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27699 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of costume design for an entertainment and event context
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27700 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of lighting design for an entertainment and event context
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27701 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of make-up design for an entertainment and event context
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27702 v5
NZQA Info
Describe and carry out tasks and responsibilities in a production role in an entertainment and event context
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27703 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of sound design for an entertainment and event context
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27704 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the design and construction of entertainment and event props and scenic elements
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0