Grade 11 Arts Courses

ADA3M1/ADA3M4/ADA3M5: Dramatic Arts / Art Dramatique, Grade 11, University/College Preparation
This course requires students to put together and perform dramatic presentations that deal with a variety of issues from the past and present. Students will analyze, interpret, and perform works of drama from various cultures, including Western plays from around 1900. Students will also do research on different acting styles and conventions for their presentations, create original works, and analyze the functions of playwright, director, actor, technician, and audience.

AMG3M1: Guitar Music, Grade 11 University/College Preparation
This course develops guitar techniques and the rudiments of music. Students learn to read music, to play chords, and to develop techniques that can be used in playing classical and popular music.
Prerequisite: For prerequisite and recommended preparation please see AMI2O or AMI3M.

AMI3M1: Instrumental Music – Band, Grade 11 University/College Preparation
Students will focus their work on the various aspects of musical performance through the study of a woodwind, brass or percussion instrument in a band setting.
Prerequisite: For prerequisite and recommended preparation please see AMI2O.

AMM3M1: Music and Computers, Grade 11 University/College Preparation
This course is designed for students who wish to explore music through computer, MIDI, and synthesizer technology. Students have the hands-on experience of using computers for creative exploration, composition, and performance.
Prerequisite: For prerequisite and recommended preparation please see AMI2O, or AMI3M.

AVI3M1: Visual Arts, Grade 11, University/College Preparation
This course provides students with opportunities to further develop their skills and knowledge in visual arts. Students will explore a range of subject matter through studio activities, and will consolidate their practical skills. Students will also analyze art works and study aspects of Western art history, as well as Canadian art forms and art forms from various parts of the world.
Prerequisite: For prerequisite and recommended preparation please see AVI1O or AVI2O.