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DRAMA 8
 
This is an introductory course designed to expose students to acting skills. Many skills are introduced to enhance self-confidence and drama skills through games and skits. Mutual respect and trust are a big part of the grade 8 course.
 
 
 
DRAMA 9 - GENERAL STUDIES
 
Students will explore various drama techniques including movement, improvisational skills, formal presentations, monologues and situational drama. If there is sufficient skill development, students will also participate in a play.
 
 
 
 
DRAMA 10
 
Students will explore various drama techniques including movement, improvisational skills, formal presentations, monologues and situational drama. If there is sufficient skill development, students will also participate in a play.
 
 
 
 
 
DRAMA: THEATRE PRODUCTION 10-12 *This would be chosen as an additional course-mark on your paper
 
Students who are interested in mastering the skills behind staging LDSS performances and productions (plays, dances, public events, other school events) may take this course. Skills that students can focus on include one or more of the following: lighting design, sound design, set design and construction, costume design, production hierarchy and crew responsibilities, and production management. This course will be offered outside of the timetable as several events are after regular school hours and on weekends. Students taking this course will have a supervising teacher and will earn 1-4 credits depending on the hours you are able to contribute to theatre production.
 
 
 
 
DRAMA 11
 
In Theatre Performance 11 & 12 courses, students examine their own thoughts, feelings, beliefs and actions through imagination, interaction and reflection. They develop trust in themselves and others. They discover the need for teamwork, leadership, commitment and etiquette both on and off stage. Students will participate in the production of a play or musical as well as be introduced to script writing. 
 
 
 
 
DRAMA 12
 
Same descriptions as Theatre Company 11 - skills are further developed.