Key Dates

S2

Enrichment course – presentation/assessment of scripted drama – December

 

 

National 3

  • Drama Skills – Assessment completed by March
  • Production Skills – Assessment completed by May

 

National 4

  • Drama Skills – Assessment completed by March
  • Production Skills – Assessment completed by May
  • Added Value Unit – Assessment completed by May

 

National 5

  • Drama Skills – Assessment completed by March
  • Production Skills – Assessment completed by May
  • Added Value – Performance completed by May
  • Question paper in May/June SQA exam diet

 

New Higher Drama

Respond to a stimulus – June

Write a script for a scene – August

Keep rehearsal log – August, September, October

Perform scripted piece to an audience – October

Textual Analysis – October, November, December

Performance Analysis – October, November, December

Written evaluations/essays to be completed every 3 weeks based on Production skills and Drama skills in relation to selected text.

Prelims – January

Performance (acting, directing, designing) – February

Performance exam with SQA examiner – March/April

Written exam – May