|Course code CAPA2700||Units 10||Level 2000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts|
This course offers a basic introduction to the craft of the actor with particular emphasis upon the creation of performance from text based sources.
Not available in 2014
|Previously offered in 2013, 2012|
|Objectives||The aims of the course are to provide students with:|
1. An introduction to text analysis and character building.
2. The techniques required to develop inter-personal skills in communication.
3. An understanding of the basic modes of impersonation within a collaborative context.
|Content||Basic acting techniques and character work. |
Exercises intended to develop the relaxation demanded of a performer on stage
Elementary character development
Playing objectives based on textual analysis.
|Replacing Course(s)||DRAM2700 Acting 1|
|Transition||Students who have successfully completed DRAM2700 Acting 1 may not enrol into CAPA2700 Acting 1.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Successful completion of DRAM1010 and DRAM1020. Concurrent assumed knowledge: 1 course drawn from DRAM2210-2240.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Workshop: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term