AS/A Level

AS: Year 12 Course summary:

Unit 1 Performance Workshop 24% (practical exam)

  • A performance of an extract of a play in a chosen style containing some original scenes devised by the students.
  • A written evaluation of the performance.

Unit 2

  • Text in theatre 16% (written exam)
  • A series of questions based on one set play.


A Level: Year 13 Course summary:

Unit 3

  • Working text 36% (practical exam)
  • Two performances in contrasting styles - one written by the students and the other an extract from a published play.
  • A written report on the process and an evaluation of the performance.

Unit 4

  • Text in performance 24% (written exam)
  • Two essays based on two set plays.