Drama – Year 10

Autumn Half-Term 1

Introductory Unit

Group bonding sessions, introduction to course and assessment criteria. Individual performance task will be included in the unit.

Autumn Half-Term 2

Mock Unit 1

Students explore a set of stimuli under controlled conditions and reflect on their work.

Spring Half-Term 1 / 2

Performance Unit

Students work in groups to produce a performance for a public audience. This is an internally assessed unit based on the GCSE unit 3 Criteria. The play used this year was ‘My England’.

Summer Half-Term 1

Preparation for Unit 1

Students will spend this time working on a variety of stimuli self-assessing against the Unit 1 criteria

Summer Half-Term 2

GCSE Unit 1

Students complete their 6 hour GCSE unit 1 practical coursework this term.