Level 3 Performing Arts Technology and Production

300PFT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms M. Stewart

This hands-on course is a way for students to learn about the magic of backstage, and for musicians to gain the skills to set-up equipment, mix and record their music.  The classes cover areas of the Performing Arts Technology from sound, lighting, design, stage management, building sets, props and costumes.

Note:  Not all of the listed Standards will be covered – choices will be made in negotiation with the class teacher.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30.00 for off-site visits.


Recommended Entry Criteria

Students who are past or present members of the Performing Arts  Department or have a strong interest in Performance Technology.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 23730 v4 Operate music sequencing, editing, and music notation application(s)
3
I
8
U.S. 27657 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of the development and usage of music technology equipment and techniques
2
I
4
U.S. 27658 v2 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of electronic music production and music notation application(s)
2
I
4
U.S. 27699 v3 Research and design a costume for a specified performance context
2
I
4
U.S. 27700 v4 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of stage lighting design and process for a performance context
2
I
4
U.S. 27702 v4 Take responsibility for a production area of a performance
2
I
4
U.S. 27703 v4 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of sound control and enhancement processes required for a performance context
2
I
4
U.S. 27704 v4 Design and construct item(s) to meet production needs for a performance context
2
I
4
U.S. 28002 v2 Research, develop and visually communicate a costume design concept for a given work
3
I
6
U.S. 28003 v3 Research, develop and apply a stage lighting design concept for a given work
3
I
6
U.S. 28005 v3 Stage manage a production
3
I
6
U.S. 28006 v3 Research, develop and visually communicate a set design concept for a given work
3
I
6
U.S. 28007 v3 Select and apply a range of processes to enhance sound in a performance context
3
I
6
U.S. 28008 v3 Apply set construction skills to meet a set design concept for a given work
3
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 69 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 69 credits.

Pathway Tags

Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Cinema Projectionist, Dancer, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Entertainer, Film and Video Editor, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Musician, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Television Presenter, Primary School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Diversional Therapist, Animator, Artist, Photographer, Teaching, Illustrator, Product Design, Fashion Design, Textiles, Architect, Inter


Disclaimer

At time of compiling courses for 2021 every effort has been made to ensure the information contained online is accurate.  However, it is possible that some course/assessment structures will be subject to change.

All courses are dependent on student numbers and staffing. Students will be advised if the school is unable to provide the subjects they select.