The Drama Essay - V2
Through this online learning module participants will engage with the syllabus and unpack the outcomes, and structure to identify and reflect on effective teaching and learning experiences when teaching the Drama essay component for Stage 6. Participants will be given interactive classroom activities and strategies from year 7-12 to promote practical and written learning opportunities in appreciating and critically studying. Participants will regularly revise and reflect on the elements of drama, drawing connections with the requirements and teaching and learning activities. Course activities are also designed to provide learning and collaboration opportunities for teachers to explore and establish individual goals by reflecting on their current classroom practice of the topic.
Completing The Drama Essay - V2 is interim accredited for 3 hours.
Stage 6 Drama-Preliminary
Module 1 focuses on the Stage 6 preliminary drama syllabus and the making, performing and critically studying requirements. Participants will draw connections between their school plans, PDP goals and the curriculum throughout this course.
Completing Stage 6 drama takes approximately 2 hours
Stage 6 Drama-HSC
This course looks at the Stage 6 HSC drama syllabus and the making, performing and critically studying requirements and introduces the HSC projects and examinations. Participants will reflect on their practice and knowledge of the Stage 6 course and its requirements throughout this module.
Completing Stage 6 drama will take approximately 2 hours.
Stage 6 Drama-Inside the Projects
This module contains videoed interviews with students and their teachers focusing on the development of the various project and performance options in HSC drama. In the 13 student-focussed interviews, course participants learn about the unique journey of each interviewee and their intentions, choices and actions as they reflect on the process of refining their projects and performances. In the accompanying 11 teacher interviews, participants learn of the support structures and strategies used to scaffold and foster student achievement in the Stage 6 group performances and individual projects.
Completing Stage 6 drama - Inside the projects will take approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes.