Whangaparaoa College Whangaparaoa College

Year 10 Drama

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: 27960497

Recommended Prior Learning

Learners need to understand that they will need to use some literacy skills in this subject, and they will have to perform to peers in a group.

In Year 10 Drama learners will learn to work in a safe and supportive environment. They will develop their use of drama techniques, elements and conventions to create character and to devise and perform a play in a group. They will also perform a major role from a script and perform on the school auditorium stage. The focus will be group collaboration, performance skills and developing their confidence.

Learning Areas:

Arts (Performing)

Career Pathways

Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Author, Dancer, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Make-up Artist, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Horse Trainer, Model, Nanny/Child Carer, Private Teacher/Tutor

Course Costs and Equipment

$20 Course Fee for workshops and performances.
Clear plastic folder
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.