MUS1

Music NCEA 1

Course Details

Level 1 Optional 18-24 Credits

Purpose:

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:

MUS2

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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