Level 2 Music

12MUS
Course Description

Contact Person: M. Payne

This course challenges students to perform, compose and understand more complex pieces of music. Students will broaden their academic knowledge by looking at how instruments work together and will start making meaningful links between the practical side of music and its written form. Students will develop their creativity in composition and ability to perform in front of others. Students are able to choose which standards they take.



Contributions and Equipment

All students enrolled in this course are eligible for subsidised music lessons. (Approximately 50% of the cost of private lessons.)
Photocopying of resources: $15.00


Entry Requirements

11MUS or grade 4+ on a musical instrument


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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
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2
I
6
A.S. 91271 v2 Making Music 2.4 - Compose two substantial pieces of music
Assessments:
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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
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2
I
4
A.S. 91273 v2 Music Studies 2.8 - Devise an instrumentation for an ensemble
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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
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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. 91278 v2 Music Studies 2.9 - Investigate an aspect of New Zealand music
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2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 35 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.

Pathway Tags

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Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.