NCEA L1 Music

MUS1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Song

This is a general course for students interested in a career in the various music industries or entertainment fields. It develops skills in solo performance, group performances, composition notation dictation and reading and analysing orchestral music.

Students should be on their third year of instrumental tuition.




Course Overview

Term 1
A.S. 91090 v3 Music 1.1 - Perform two pieces of music as a featured soloist
Level 1 Internal 6 Credits
Due T2 W2

Term 2
A.S. 91090 v3 Music 1.1 - Perform two pieces of music as a featured soloist
Level 1 Internal 6 Credits
Due W2

A.S. 91092 v3 Music 1.3 - Compose two original pieces of music
Level 1 Internal 6 Credits
Due W8

Term 3
A.S. 91091 v3 Music 1.2 - Demonstrate ensemble skills through performing a piece of music as a member of a group
Level 1 Internal 6 Credits
Due W4

A.S. 91093 v3 Music 1.4 - Demonstrate aural and theoretical skills through transcription
Level 1 External 4 Credits

A.S. 91094 v3 Music 1.5 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions used in music scores
Level 1 External 4 Credits

Term 4
A.S. 91093 v3 Music 1.4 - Demonstrate aural and theoretical skills through transcription
Level 1 External 4 Credits

A.S. 91094 v3 Music 1.5 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions used in music scores
Level 1 External 4 Credits

Learning Areas:

Arts - Mātauranga Toi, NCEA Level 1



Career Pathways

Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Dancer, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Musician, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Nanny/Child Carer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Television Presenter