Following changes brought in by the government, students in Year 10 will, for the first time, follow the Acting Pathway of the new RSL Level 2 Certificate in Creative & Performing Arts specification.
Unit 212: Performing Text
This internally assessed unit sees the students exploring a variety of texts and exercises designed to develop their acting skills. It culminates in an assessed performance / final exam during the Year 10 Summer Showcase.
Final Exam – Unit 101: Live Performance
This unit is an externally exam, set by the exam board each year. It is based around an established text and requires the students to bring a challenging script from page to stage using all the techniques and skills they have developed during their time here at Harrow Way Community School. Students must design their own costumes, lighting, set and plan their rehearsal time whilst also applying their knowledge of the acting process to succeed in this final challenge.