Edexcel A level Drama and Theatre Studies (2008)
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Students of our Edexcel A level in Drama and Theatre Studies will develop a variety of dramatic and theatrical skills - including performing, directing and critical evaluation - alongside an understanding and appreciation of drama and theatre in a social, cultural and historical context.
- Qualification type:
- AS and A level
- Drama and Theatre Studies
- Specification codes:
- UK and international
- First teaching:
- First assessment:
Why choose this specification?
Our Edexcel A level Drama and Theatre Studies specification looks at plays from the point of view of a director, designer, performer and critic. It combines the activities of exploring and performing plays, creating and analysing theatre, and the critical evaluation of all of these elements.
Students completing the course successfully will have strong analytical and creative skills, gain a thorough understanding of drama and theatre and have an ability to communicate effectively with others.