NAC-AEP Programme Details


Programme ID: AEP0513585

Drama in the Curriculum


Fitting snugly within a wide range of curriculum areas, including English, Literature, Science or Humanities. This course is designed to enhance and enrich the student's experience of drama whilst at the same time exploring issues, supporting and developing the particular curriculum area under study.

The course would be run in curriculum time and would include an introduction to drama, with language development, confidence building, and awareness of appropriate behaviours, group work, problem solving and self-discipline as underlying aims. It would include an internal and an informal external assessment procedure. Topics covered and the level of exploration to be decided in consultation with the school.

This course is modular, and flexible, with lessons to be run at approximately one hour, or two hours. Length and timing to be negotiated with the school.


To present a Drama programme designed and shaped to fit within the curriculum. Adapted and modelled to fit the needs and abilities of the students.

To explore and develop drama skills through topics and issues derived from modules of the school curriculum.

To take the students beyond the traditional study methods, to explore, develop and enhance their learning through creative and imaginative interpretations of the topics under examination through the drama process.

To develop students' creative thinking, interpersonal skills, group work skills.



Pri - Lower / Pri - Upper / Sec - Lower / Sec - Upper / JC/CI / ITE



10 Session(s)
1-2 hours per Session

10 - 30

/ CD Player

- COST -

$5.00 per Hour

$140.00 per hour per instructor
(Costs of materials etc. will be made available upon request).

Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.

The following programme is approved under the NAC-AEP.


- I Theatre -

Ms Rahilah Abd Rahman