Year 9 Drama

Course Description

In Y9 Drama, learners explore drama as an art form and learn to structure imagined worlds using drama conventions, techniques and technologies. They work on creating, devising and performing. Learners will use drama techniques of voice, body, movement and space and drama elements of role, time, space, place, mood and symbol. Learners will learn about the theatre form of physical theatre and will use key features in their performance. They will also learn a short script and perform an acting role in a dramatic context.

Recommended Prior Learning

Learners need to understand that they will need to use some literacy skills in this subject, and will be required to perform in front of the class in a group.

Course Costs and Equipment

$30 Course Fee for workshops, performances and copying
of scripts
Device to use for Google Classroom


Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer,  limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.