11MUS

NCEA Level 1 Music

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Stunell

Level 1 Music follows on from the Year 10 Music course.

This course is divided into four main areas

  • Performing music as a soloist
  • Performing music as a member of a group
  • Study and research of two music works
  • Compose music and songs

Students will be offered free instrumental tuition in piano, guitar, drums and voice.

Career Pathways include, Musician, Teacher, Music Producer, Composer, Sound Engineer and Music Therapist.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Headphones

Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 Music is mainly performance based. Students need to be capable of performing songs or pieces of music on an instrument or as a singer to a reasonable standard. As part of 11 Music, students will perform as a soloist and as a member of a group.

Please see Mrs Stunell to confirm that you meet the standard so you can be successful in this subject.

Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91090 v3
NZQA Info
Music 1.1 - Perform two pieces of music as a featured soloist
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91091 v3
NZQA Info
Music 1.2 - Demonstrate ensemble skills through performing a piece of music as a member of a group
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91092 v3
NZQA Info
Music 1.3 - Compose two original pieces of music
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91095 v3
NZQA Info
Music 1.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of two music works from contrasting contexts
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 6
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0