NCEA Level 2 Music

12MUS
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr N. Horner

Music

Prerequisite: 12 credits in NCEA Level 1 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).


There is some flexibility in this course to select standards that are the best fit for the student. All students will be entered for the Instrumentation standard; other achievement standards will be selected based on the strengths and make-up of the class. Students must be receiving instrumental or vocal tuition throughout the year to support performance assessments. During this course, students will have access to modern music technology.
NB: Voice is considered a performance instrument.



Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Music

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course-specific booklet and stationery approx. $30.


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. 91270 v2 Making Music 2.1 - Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist
2
I
6
A.S. 91271 v2 Making Music 2.4 - Compose two substantial pieces of music
2
I
6
A.S. 91272 v2 Making Music 2.3 - Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing a substantial piece of music as a member of a group
2
I
4
A.S. 91273 v2 Music Studies 2.8 - Devise an instrumentation for an ensemble
2
I
4
A.S. 91274 v2 Making Music 2.2 - Perform a substantial piece of music as a featured soloist on a second instrument
2
I
3
A.S. 91275 v3 Making Music 2.5 - Demonstrate aural understanding through written representation
2
E
4
A.S. 91276 v3 Music Studies 2.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions in a range of music scores
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91277 v3 Music Studies 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of two substantial and contrasting music works
2
E
6
Y
6w
A.S. 91278 v2 Music Studies 2.9 - Investigate an aspect of New Zealand music
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 41 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.

Disclaimer

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