MUS3 - Music

Entry Requirements:
At least 12 credits in MUS2 or equivalent. Currently learning an instrument or HOF/TIC approval.
Level:
NCEA 3
Type:
Optional
Duration:
Full Year
Invitation Only:
No
Assessment:
Achievement Standard
Credits:
up to 58
Endorsement:
No
U.E. Approved:
Yes

To learn about the languages of music, develop ideas in music, communicate and interpret meaning in music and understand music in context at an advanced level. Performance, Composition, Song Writing and Musical Knowledge. Students can mix and match a course between 'Practical Music' and 'Music Studies' in consultation with the teacher. (Note: A programme for each student will be negotiated with the teacher)

Available Standards:

Some or all of the following will be offered
Title Description Level Credits Assessment U.E. Reading U.E. Writing
91416 Performing two programmes of music as a featured soloist 3 8 Internal No No
91417 Perform a programme of music on a 2nd instrument as a featured soloist 3 4 Internal No No
91418 Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing two substantial pieces of music as a member of a group 3 4 Internal No No
91419 Communicate musical intention by composing three original pieces of music 3 8 Internal No No
91420 Integrate aural skills into written representation 3 4 External No No
91421 Demonstrate understanding of harmonic and tonal conventions in a range of music scores 3 4 External No No
91422 Analyse a substantial music work 3 4 External No No
91423 Examine the influence of context on a substantial music work. 3 4 Internal No No
91424 Create two arrangements for an ensemble 3 4 Internal No No
91425 Research a music topic 3 6 Internal Yes No
91849 Compose three original songs that express imaginative thinking 3 8 Internal No No
Other courses in Music:

(*) Last Reviewed: July 1, 2019

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