Performing Arts

Curriculum Summary

Performing arts is offered as a double option at Corpus Christi. It takes up two option choices and awards equivalent to 4 GCSE grades. Pupils can achieve a Starred Distinction, Distinction, Merit and Pass. (D*, D, M, P)

The course is taught on one whole day a week. (Year 10 = Monday and Year 11 = Wednesday) It is taught by three teachers from the Music and Drama department and each teacher delivers the unit which suits their expertise.

The course consists of a variety of different units which include:

  • Production Process
  • Professional Development
  • Performing Arts Industry
  • Solo Performance
  • Development of Music
  • Jazz Dance
  • Acting
  • Musical Theatre