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Expressive Arts

The Expressive Arts faculty consists of three departments:

  • Art & Design
  • Drama
  • Music

Knowledge & skills

The S1-3 curriculum has been developed from national Experiences and Outcomes. Details of the specific content taught can be found at the bottom of this page.

S1-2

Students study three Expressive Arts subjects:

  • Art & Design (2 periods per week in S1; 1 period per week in S2)
  • Drama (1 period per week in S1 and S2)
  • Music (2 periods per week in S1; 1 period per week in S2)

Classes are mixed ability.

S3

In S3, students have the option to study one, two or three Expressive Arts subjects.


S4-6

In S4-6, students can choose from a range of courses, including:

Nationals (N3-5)

  • Art & Design
  • Drama
  • Music

National Progression Awards (NPAs)

  • Musical Theatre
  • Photography 

Highers

  • Art & Design
  • Music

Advanced Highers

  • Art & Design
  • Music