Home
Subjects
Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Performing Arts Year 12 2016-17

Course title: Cambridge Technical L3 in Performing Arts Exam board: OCR Specification code: 05851
How will students be assessed?
Students will take 4 mandatory units and 1 optional over the two years.

1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector – Externally Assessed
2 – Proposal for a Commissioning Brief – Externally Assessed
3 – Influential Performance Practice – Externally Assessed
4 – Combined Arts – Internally Moderated
5 –  Optional Unit – Internally Moderated

Half term Key content
1 (7 weeks)

Monday 5th Sept-Friday 22nd October

 

 

 

 

 

4 WEEKS
Introductory Skills Workshops•       Dance
•       Drama
•       Music
•       Production
3 WEEKS
UNIT 4 – Combined Arts
Developing an understanding of the expressive effect of combining all of the disciplines within the Performing Arts 17th October data Year 12 collection (CWA,PEG and ATL)
2 (7 weeks)

Monday 31st October-Friday

7 WEEKS
UNIT 4 – Combined Arts
Developing an understanding of the expressive effect of combining all of the disciplines within the Performing Arts culminating in a final filmed performance of RE-IMAGINED EXISTING REPERTOIRE in front of an invited audience
Students should also keep, maintain and submit:1. Rehearsal Diaries
2. Skills Audit
3. SMART targets
4. 1500 word evaluation of the final piece

UNIT 1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector
(ONE SESSION PER WEEK) Students to be taught the generic skills required to complete the assessment tasks at the end of this Unit.

9th January data collection (CWA, PEG and ATL)

3 (7 weeks)

Tuesday 3rd January- Friday 17th February

6 WEEKS (including 1 week of Mocks)
UNIT 1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector
UNIT  3 – Influential Performance Practice Students to be taught the generic skills required to complete the assessment tasks at the end of these units.

Mock Exams 1: Tuesday 31st Jan-Friday 3rd Feb

(6 weeks)

Monday 27th Feb-Friday 7th April

1 WEEK
UNIT 1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector
UNIT  3 – Influential Performance Practice
Continued preparatory work5 WEEKS
Controlled Assessment Preparation Units 1 & 3 (8 weeks total)
UNIT 1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector CA
UNIT  3 – Influential Performance Practice CA

Pre release material now available – specific preparation building on the skills developed to address the questions in each of the controlled assessment documents

Year 12 Data Drop: 27th February (Mock Exam Results)
Year 12 Parents’ Evening: 16th March

5

(5 weeks)

Monday 24th April – Friday 26th May)

3 WEEKS
Controlled Assessment Preparation Units 1 & 3 (8 weeks total)
UNIT 1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector CA
UNIT  3 – Influential Performance Practice CAPre release material now available – specific preparation building on the skills developed to address the questions in each of the controlled assessment documents

2 WEEKS
Controlled Assessment OFFICIAL ASSESSMENT WINDOW
UNIT 1 – Preparing to Work in the Performing Arts Sector CA
UNIT  3 – Influential Performance Practice CA
All CA tasks must be completed in this assessment window:

Unit 1 –  1. 2000 word research report
2. Portfolio of materials in response to job advert
3. Pitch to camera in response to published questions
4. Filmed Audition

Unit 3 –  1. Filmed evidence of performance of TWO contrasting pieces in response to pre release material
2. 1500 word report in response to pre release material

 Mock Exams 2: Monday 15th May-Friday 19th May

6 (7 weeks)

Monday 5th June-Friday 21st July

7 WEEKS
OPTIONAL UNITStudents Choose an optional unit that will combine with their peers for one final summer term performance.
Data Drop/Year 12 Reports begin Monday 3rd July – Mock
Exam grade 2 to be entered here

___________________________________________________

UNIT 2 – Proposal for a Commissioning Brief  STARTS IN SEPTEMBER WITH OPTION TO ADD EXTRA UNITS TO UPGRADE QUALIFICATION TO 90 CREDITS 

Y13 – 2016/2017

Course title: L3 Cambridge Technical in Performing Arts Exam board:

OCR

Specification code:

05772/05775/05778

How will students be assessed?
All internally moderated units.

05772 – Introductory Diploma (SINGLES) – 2.5 units remaining

05775 – Subsidiary Diploma (SINGLES PLUS) – 5.5 units remaining

05778 – Diploma (DOUBLES) – 6.5 units remaining

Half term Key Content
1 (7 weeks)

Mon 5th Sept – Fri 22nd Oct

7 WEEKS
SINGLES: Completion of UNIT 8 – Contemporary Performance (4th Unit)
SINGLES PLUS: Completion of UNIT 8 – Contemporary Performance plus Choice of FIRST OPTIONAL UNIT (4th & 5th Unit)
DOUBLES: Completion of UNIT 8 – Contemporary Performance plus UNIT 12 Performing Repertoire (6th & 7th Unit)
2 (7 weeks)

Mon 31st Oct – Fri 16th Dec

7 WEEKS
SINGLES: OPTIONAL UNIT – in conjunction with Single Plus & Doubles Storytelling Unit (the students may opt for the storytelling unit if they wish) (5th Unit)
SINGLES PLUS: SECOND OPTIONAL UNIT plus UNIT 22 – Storytelling as Performance (6th & 7th Unit)
DOUBLES: OPTIONAL UNIT plus UNIT 22 – Storytelling as Performance (8th & 9th Unit)
3 (7 weeks)

Tues 3rd Jan – fri 17th Feb

7 WEEKS
SINGLES: OPTIONAL UNIT working towards WHOLE GROUP PERFORMANCE (6th Unit)
SINGLES PLUS: As singles but with ADDITIONAL SOLO OPTIONAL UNIT alongside whole group performance (8th & 9th Unit)
DOUBLES: OPTIONAL UNIT in conjunction with singles additionally SOLO OPTIONAL UNIT alongside whole group performance (10th & 11th Unit)
9th January data collection (CWA, PEG and ATL)

Mock Exams 1: Tuesday 31st Jan-Friday 3rd Feb

4 (6 weeks)

Mon 27th Feb – Fri 7th April

6 WEEKS
SINGLES: Continuation of OPTIONAL UNIT (6th Unit)
SINGLES PLUS: Continuation of GROUP OPTIONAL UNIT & ADDITIONAL SOLO OPTION (8th & 9th Unit)
DOUBLES: Continuation of GROUP OPTIONAL UNIT & ADDITIONAL SOLO OPTION (10th & 11th Unit)
Year 12 Data Drop: 27th February (Mock Exam Results)
Year 12 Parents’ Evening: 16th March
5 (5 weeks)

Mon 24th April – Fri 26th May

5 WEEKS
SINGLES: MOP UP any remaining tasks from any units to be caught up and resubmission catch up
SINGLES PLUS:  MOP UP any remaining tasks from any units to be caught up and resubmission catch up
DOUBLES: GROUP CHOICE UNIT (12th Unit)
Mock Exams 2: Monday 15th May-Friday 19th May
6 (7 weeks)

Mon 5th June – Fri 21st July

            STUDY LEAVE FOR YEAR 13

Can be used to mop up any remaining tasks or resubmit
Data Drop/Year 12 Reports begin Monday 3rd July – Mock Exam grade 2 to be entered here.