Traditional Values, 21st Century Learning
Head of Department: Ms S Hall
Expressive Arts encompasses both Drama & Media and is currently taught in mixed ability groups at Key stage 3. It provides a safe and inclusive environment in which learners are encouraged to express themselves creatively as individuals and by working as part of a group.
- Scripted Role Play
- Working as an ensemble
- Physicality and expression
- Creating tension on screen
- Understanding the media (News reporting)
- Introduction to Filming & editing techniques
Unit 2 (part 1) Controlled assessment Practical work in response to set stimuli of works studied – Contemporary Issues Bullying 60marks marks 30%. Pupils will produce a short drama film.
Unit 2 (part 2) Controlled assessment Practical work in response to set stimuli of works studied – Wider Perspective 30 marks 30%. Pupils will produce a documentary film.
Unit 1: Exam presentation 15 hour controlled assessment, practical response to a stimulus set by AQA 80 marks 40%. Pupils will create a drama film/piece based on set questions
For more information go to:: www.aqa.org.uk
Expressive Arts - Extra-Curricular
- Media/radio club
- Drama club
- Futures radio live at lunch
- Film making