A-Level Drama and Theatre Studies

SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Previous study of drama is helpful but not essential.

CONTENT OF COURSE

 
 A level drama is a combination of practical and theoretical work.

You will explore play texts, create practical performance work and study the work of renowned theatre practitioners.

You will visit the theatre to see a range of professional productions.

EXAMINATIONS AND ASSESSMENTS

You will be assessed through a combination of performance, group work, written theory and exams.

SKILLS, LINKS AND PROGRESSION

Drama and theatre studies links well to courses on English literature, art and history. It is a practical and creative subject in its own right.

The skills gained through performance and public speaking will improve your confidence and communication skills. These are essential in any career.