13PAT

Performing Arts L3

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Hagan

Course Highlights: Students will have an individual learning programme selected from the standards above. Performing in or supporting the Te Aroha College School Production. All students will be required to attend the Thursday Smart Day Production course where the opportunity to gain credits will be individually tailored to suit their skill set. Students who have multiple talents can work on stage and contribute to staging designs as well. The 2022 Production will be a Musical, the title of which is yet to be confirmed. All students will be required to attend out-of-school rehearsals and perform or support the school wide performance as required. Actors, Singers and Dancers will be required to perform in front of an audience in an acting, singing or a dancing role or a mixture of these. They will be required to create sequences of dance and develop their characters. Backstage students will be required to work with actors and dancers, stage managers and the teacher/director to create, produce and implement set, lighting, sound, costume and make-up design.

 

Vocational Pathway: Creative Industries.  

 

This course can lead to: confidence and relationship building; ultimately, a career in the performing arts, design, management and teaching. 

 

For more information, please see the Head of Arts, Ms Hagan

Recommended Prior Learning

Students need to be able to manage themselves and relate to others well, whether working on stage or backstage.  All students will be required to attend the Thursday Smart Day Production course.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$20 to see a professional Dance troupe perform in Tauranga or Hamilton.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91516 v2
NZQA Info
Drama 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the work of a drama or theatre theorist or practitioner
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91517 v2
NZQA Info
Drama 3.6 - Perform a substantial acting role in a significant production
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 5r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91588 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.1 - Produce a dance to realise a concept
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91589 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.2 - Choreograph a dance to develop and resolve ideas
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91590 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.3 - Perform a solo or duet dance
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 25
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 9
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 9
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 25

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.