General Description

Learn tricks and tools to ensure award winning acting performances. Study a range of theorists used by Hollywood greats and how to implement them into your acting.


Drama and English teachers. Teachers wanting to bring out the best acting performances in their students.

Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area: Apply knowledge of the content and teaching strategies of the teaching area to develop engaging teaching activities,
2.3.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Curriculum, assessment and reporting: Design and implement learning and teaching programs using knowledge of curriculum, assessment and reporting requirements,
2.2.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Content selection and organisation: Organise content into coherent, well-sequenced learning and teaching programs,
3.2.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Plan, structure and sequence learning programs: Plan and implement well-structured learning and teaching programs or lesson sequences that engage students and promote learning,
6.2.2 Proficient Level - Engage in Professional Learning - Engage in professional learning and improve practice: Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities

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This course may contribute towards Elective PD hours. Visit for more details.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1 - Introduction

    • Introduction to a Reel Performance

  • 2

    Module 2 - Drama Games and Improvisation

    • Introduction

    • Drama Games

    • Drama Games Worksheet

    • Reflection Task

  • 3

    Module 3 - Script Analysis

    • Introduction

    • Script Analysis

    • Activities - Script Analysis

    • Reflective Task

  • 4

    Module 4 - Objectives, Actions and Obstacles

    • Introduction

    • Objectives, Actions and Obstacles

    • Activities - Objectives, Actions and Obstacles

    • Reflection Task

  • 5

    Module 5 - Subtext and Inner Dialogue

    • Introduction

    • Subtext and Inner Dialogue

    • Activities - Subtext and Inner Dialogue

    • Reflection Task

  • 6

    Module 6 - Building the Character

    • Introduction

    • Building Character

    • Activities - Building Character

    • Reflection Task

  • 7

    Module 7 - Acting Performance Tools

    • Introduction

    • Acting Performance Tools

    • Activities - Acting Performance Tools

    • Reflective Task

  • 8

    Module 8 - Conclusion

    • Conclusion

    • Course Highlights

  • 9

    Course Feedback

    • Feedback

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  • Availability

    This course is available 24/7. Designed to be done in your own time at your own pace.

  • Team Online

    This course is as a Team Purchase. Unlimited teachers from the one Campus for $990 + GST

  • Money back Guarantee

    If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.