Level 1 Drama Half Course

Course Description

This course will give learners an experience of Drama and physical activity within a creative performance environment. We will focus on understanding drama and building confidence and creativity. This is a fun course where learners' will increase their confidence and build skills that will help them with all future endeavours.

Learners will be given the opportunity to work on a NCEA Drama standard.

Recommended Prior Learning

Learners need to be aware that literacy skills are important in this subject, as well as performing in front of others in a group.

Course Costs and Equipment

$40 Course fee – covers the cost of a workshop and resources
A device
1B5 book

Assessment Information

Please note that the standard credit totals displayed below as well as the standard descriptions are subject to change before the start of 2024 due to the upcoming NCEA Level 1 changes.

Credit Information

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

Total Credits Available: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91941 v2
Drama 1.2 - Participate in creative strategies to create a drama
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 5
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0


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