The Nature of Music
Music is an expressive subject whose effect is primarily subconscious. As such, it has a universal appeal which we seek to develop and formalise within the consciousness of the pupil. As it is a practical subject, the greater part of the delivery of Music at UVHS is achieved through composition and performance, with listening integrated at all stages.
The aims of teaching Music at UVHS are:
There are many areas of a pupil’s learning which can benefit from the teaching of Music, most of which have an application far beyond the subject:
The Nature of Drama
Drama is an expressive subject. Participating in Drama builds confidence, aids self-expression and develops good communication and presentation skills which, while valuable in their own right, are also transferable. A practical discipline, Drama also develops creativity in the individual and the ability to work in a group as well as oral and written communication.
The aims of teaching Drama at UVHS are:
There are many areas of a pupil’s learning which can benefit from the teaching of Drama, most of which have an application far beyond the subject:
Subject Leader: Performing Arts (Music + Drama)
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Ulverston Victoria High School
Springfield Road, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 0EB
Tel: 01229 483900