Music NCEA 1

Course Details

Level 1 Optional 18-24 Credits


To learn about the languages of music, develop ideas in music, communicate and interpret meaning in music and understand music in context. This course is for students who have played a musical instrument for at least 3 years, through itinerant lessons, Year 9/10 Music or outside school lessons.

Course Contribution:

$15. Additional $60 per year if learning an instrument from a tutor at Whanganui High School.

Leads To:


Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91090 Perform two pieces of music as a featured soloist 1 6 Internal
91091 Demonstrate ensemble skills through performing a piece of music as a member of a group 1 4 Internal
91092 Compose two original pieces of music 1 6 Internal
91093 Demonstrate aural and theoretical skills through transcription 1 4 External
91094 Demonstrate knowledge of conventions used in music scores 1 4 External
91095 Demonstrate knowledge of two music works from contrasting contexts 1 6 Internal

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