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List of Benchmarks for Arts and Communication 
 Standard 1.Understands the principles, processes, and products associated with arts and communication media
Topics1. Artistic skills and techniques; 2. Artistic terms and concepts
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 3.Knows specific techniques and skills used in different art forms (e.g., dance structures and forms; script analysis, casting techniques, staging procedures, set design and construction, and theatre management in theatre; precision movement and controlled tone quality used in musical performance; the principles of design used in visual art)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  techniques in different art forms
B.  skills in different art forms
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows specific techniques used in different art forms   
  2. Knows specific skills used in different art forms   
  3. Understands dance structures    
  4. Understands dance forms   
  5. Understands script analysis in theatre   
  6. Understands casting techniques in theatre   
  7. Understands staging procedures in theatre    
  8. Understands set design in theatre   
  9. Understands set construction in theatre   
  10. Understands theatre management   
  11. Understands precision movement in musical performance   
  12. Understands controlled tone quality used in musical performance   
  13. Understands the principles of design used in visual art   

Citation Log: BD(AE,56,59-60,65,70;​AZI,26;​FI,136;​NI,55;​TF3I,2;​V1E,64,67;​V2I,44;​V3I,3)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   CNAEA: National Standards for Arts Education
AL1   Alabama Arts Course of Study
AL2   Alabama Industrial Arts Technology
AL3   Alabama Trade and Industrial Education
AZ   Arizona Arts Standards
C1   California Industrial and Technology Education
C2   Visual/Performing Arts Framework
F   Florida Arts Curriculum Framework
M   Montana Communication Arts Curriculum Model
N   NAEP: Arts Education Assessment Framework
R1   Arkansas Music Curriculum Framework
R2   Arkansas Theatre Curriculum Framework
R3   Arkansas Dance Curriculum Framework
TF 2,3   Texas Fine Arts: Middle, High School
TL 2,3   Texas Language Arts: Middle, High School
V1   Virginia Standards of Learning, Music
V2   Virginia Standards of Learning, Art
V3   Virginia SOL, Theatre, Oral Comm., and Journalism
W1,2,3,4   Wisconsin Language Arts

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Page number of the cited document