Autumn Half-Term 1
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
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.