12MUS

Year 12 Music

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Russell

This course continues to develop a student's musicianship and creativity. Performance and composition provide vehicles for developing technique on their instrument and musical interpretation in a variety of genre and styles. Theory, research and the study of music works each help deepen students understanding and appreciation of Music. Some Music Technology credits may be available. Students follow an individualised set of standards. A selection of the standards are shown below but there are other standards available for girls to chose from to make up individual programs.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2 x 2B Pencils and eraser, 1 x 1B8 Exercise book, $30 Theory book, $5 Course book

Recommended Prior Learning

1. At least 3 years tuition on an instrument or voice or equivalent skill and knowledge.
2. An ability to read music and/or be confident using music technology..
3.The student must attend instrumental or vocal lessons all year.
4. The student must be committed to regular personal practice on her instrument.
5. She must participate fully in at least one school musical group e.g orchestra, choir, jazz band, kapa haka

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91270 v2
NZQA Info
Making Music 2.1 - Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 3

A.S. 91271 v2
NZQA Info
Making Music 2.4 - Compose two substantial pieces of music

This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 3, Week: 9

A.S. 91272 v2
NZQA Info
Making Music 2.3 - Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing a substantial piece of music as a member of a group
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 5

A.S. 91273 v2
NZQA Info
Music Studies 2.8 - Devise an instrumentation for an ensemble

This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 8

A.S. 91276 v3
NZQA Info
Music Studies 2.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions in a range of music scores
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91277 v3
NZQA Info
Music Studies 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of two substantial and contrasting music works

This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.

Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 3, Week: 9

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 30
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 10
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0