NCEA Level 1 Music

11MUS
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr N. Horner

Music

Prerequisite: Year 10 Music or by consultation with the HOD.
Co-requisite: Instrumental/vocal tuition with a qualified tutor (either through the school itinerant scheme, or through private lessons).


This course focuses on performance, composition and aural skills, the study of iconic works and musical score analysis. Students must be receiving instrumental or vocal tuition throughout the year with a tutor to assist in the preparation of solo and group performances. The Achievement Standards studied (selected from table below) will provide a broad base enabling students to specialise in areas of individual focus in Levels 2 and 3. Students must be receiving instrumental or vocal tuition throughout the year to support performance assessments.
NB: Voice is considered a performance instrument.



Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Music

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Music Works and Aural booklets $10; course-specific stationery approx. $20.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91090 v3 Music 1.1 - Perform two pieces of music as a featured soloist
1
I
6
A.S. 91091 v3 Music 1.2 - Demonstrate ensemble skills through performing a piece of music as a member of a group
1
I
4
A.S. 91092 v3 Music 1.3 - Compose two original pieces of music
1
I
6
A.S. 91093 v3 Music 1.4 - Demonstrate aural and theoretical skills through transcription
1
E
4
A.S. 91094 v3 Music 1.5 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions used in music scores
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91095 v3 Music 1.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of two music works from contrasting contexts
1
I
6
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Disclaimer

Your selection does not guarantee course placement. Course costs and standards listed may vary.