NCEA Level 1 with Achievement Standards
It is strongly advised that students be able to sing or play an instrument upon starting the course.
Approx $25 for the year. This is to cover all printing, DVDs and CDs required over the duration of the course.
Students will learn to perform, compose, analyse music from different styles, and develop their theory knowledge and aural skills.
Students may be entered for one or both of the external exams based on their strengths.
Performances are in front of an audience. These can be outside of school. For example, Gold Guitars, Competitions etc.
Internals - Performances are in front of an audience.
AS 91090 - Perform as a soloist 6 credits
AS 91091 - Demonstrate ensemble skills 4 credits
AS 91095 - Demonstrate musical knowledge 6 credits
AS 91092 - Compose music 6 credits
AS 91093 - Aural Skills 4 credits
AS 91094 - Score reading 4 credits
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