L2 Music

MUS21
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Crump

This course offers students the opportunity to perform music either as a soloist or in a group situation. It also offers the opportunity to gain credits in performing on a 2nd instrument, composing music, music technology and studying pieces of music. (Singing is considered an instrument). There are a number of standards offered and students are encouraged to choose a program suited to their individual abilities and prior knowledge and understanding of music notation. It is desirable that students have learnt an instrument either through the school tuition programme or privately.


Pathway

L3 Music

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

None


Recommended Prior Learning

10 credits in L1 Music or by discretion of the music teacher or have been learning an instrument for a number of years.


Standards Available

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27657 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of the development and usage of music technology equipment and techniques
2
I
4
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. 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: 49 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 35 credits.