NCEA Level 2 Music

12MUS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Shirriffs

Year 12 Music looks to further grow your skills as a performer. This year you will develop your repertoire list and be expected to perform more substantial music. You will also have the choice to continue with Composition, or complete a NZ Music research assessment.

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 3 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 the Year 11 Music Option class, and passed the performance assessments that were set during that year.  Alternatively, you will need to show you have the necessary performance skills.  Approval into the 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. 27658 v2 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of electronic music production and music notation application(s)
2
I
4
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. 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. 91276 v3 Music Studies 2.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions in a range of music scores
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91278 v2 Music Studies 2.9 - Investigate an aspect of New Zealand music
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 31 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.

Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.