NCEA Level 1 Music

11MUS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Shirriffs

In Year 11 Music you will really begin to start to grow your performance and composition skills. Solo and Group performances are expected at this level as well as developing Music Theory knowledge, as well. You will also receive private tuition on your chosen instrument(s) (max two) each week. The Performing Arts department has a number of co-curricular activities for students to partake in: RockQuest and Tangata Beats competitions, Barbershop groups, Choir, WHATShow and ShowQuest. 


Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Music

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $40
Stationery Requirements: Clearfile, 1 x 1B5, Manuscript paper, HB pencil, eraser


Recommended Prior Learning

You should have attended Year 10 Music Option class, and passed most of the assessments and performances that were set during the year.  Alternatively, you will need to show you have the necessary performance and theory skills.  Approval into this course is decided by the HOD Music.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27656 v2 Demonstrate and apply introductory knowledge of music technology equipment and techniques
1
I
4
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. 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: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.

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