MUS2

Music NCEA 2

Course Details

Level 2 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 at an advancing level. Performance, Composition, Aural Skills and Musical Knowledge.

Entry Requirements:

3 Years previous instrumental tuition and theory and should have completed MUS1 or equivalent. Currently learning an instrument. HOF/TIC approval.

Course Contribution:

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

Leads To:

MUS3

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91094 Demonstrate knowledge of conventions used in music scores 1 4 External
91270 Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist 2 6 Internal
91271 Compose two substantial pieces of music 2 6 Internal
91272 Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing a substantial piece of music as a member of a group 2 4 Internal
91274 Perform a substantial piece of music as a featured soloist on a second instrument. 2 3 Internal
91275 Demonstrate aural skill through written representation 2 4 External
91276 Demonstrate knowledge of conventions in a range of music scores 2 4 External
91277 Demonstrate understanding of two substantial contrasting music works 2 6 External
91278 Investigate an aspect of New Zealand music 2 4 Internal

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