AS/A Level Drama and Theatre

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Adaptations 2022

Find out more about Ofqual/DfE’s decisions about adaptations in summer 2022 here, and Ofqual’s decisions about non-exam assessment here.

We will provide advance information about the content of the summer 2022 exam(s) in this subject. DfE has confirmed that advance information will be provided by 7 February 2022 and that the information can be deployed at other points ahead of 7 February 2022 if required. At least a week's notice will be given if DfE decides that advance information will be released earlier than 7 February 2022.

Information about the adaptations for summer 2022 in this qualification can be found below.

 

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A Level Drama and Theatre Specification
AS Level Drama and Theatre Specification
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The Eduqas A level in Drama and Theatre offers a practical and challenging course of study which encourages learners to:
· Develop and apply an informed, analytical framework for making, performing, interpreting and understanding drama and theatre
· Understand the place of relevant theoretical research in informing the processes and practices involved in creating theatre and the place of practical exploration in informing theoretical knowledge of drama and theatre
· Develop an understanding and appreciation of how the social, cultural and historical contexts of performance texts have influenced the development of drama and theatre
· Understand the practices used in twenty-first century theatre making
· Experience a range of opportunities to create theatre, both published textbased and devised work · participate as a theatre maker and as an audience member in live theatre
· Understand and experience the collaborative relationship between various roles within theatre
· Develop and demonstrate a range of theatre making skills
· Develop the creativity and independence to become effective theatre makers
· Adopt safe working practices as a theatre maker
· Analyse and evaluate their own work and the work of others.

The Eduqas A level in Drama and Theatre is an exciting and inspiring course which prepares learners for further study in Higher Education. This highly practical specification provides learners with the opportunity to work as either performers and/or designers on three different performances.

This specification builds on the knowledge, understanding and skills established at GCSE Drama.

Why choose Eduqas?

E-Submission

This subject uses e-submission for the submission of candidate work to EDUQAS for moderated or assessed units/components. For more information and guidance on the process please visit the e-submission webpage.

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