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7–10Drama 7–10 Syllabus

Record of changes
Implementation in 2026


The aim of the Drama 7–10 Syllabus is to:

  • enable students to become informed and innovative dramatic practitioners
  • engage and challenge students through the interrelated practices of making, performing and appreciating drama and theatre
  • contribute to students’ aesthetic, artistic and cultural education and enjoyment
  • build empathy, autonomy and resourcefulness through individually and collaboratively generating, staging and interpreting experiences of drama and theatre.