The performanceA group piece of musical theatre, performed from memory, in which candidates perform a range of acting, singing and dancing throughout.
Technical skills demonstrationActing, singing or dancing skills demonstrated through a series of short exercises designed to be achievable during a class warm up or technical workshop over a number of weeks.
Understanding and reflectionThe sharing of ideas on the given topic based on the performance seen in the examination in a discussion facilitated by the examiner.
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That’s great! Enrol in a Performance Arts Awards exam by contacting the AMEB Federal Office. See below for the relevant contact details.
What are the rules for AMEB exams?
Each type of AMEB exam has different requirements. So that we can uphold the rigorous standards for which our exams are regarded, we produce a syllabus for each type of AMEB exam on offer each year. These syllabuses cover all of the requirements for your exam. Explore syllabuses.
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How long will my exam run for?
The length of your exam will depend on the syllabus and grade. See Regulation 13 in the Manual of Syllabuses for a list of exam times.