NCEA Level 3 Music
Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Stunell
Level 3 Music follows on from Level 2 Music.
This course is divided into four main areas
- Performing music as a soloist
- Performing music as a member of a group
- Study and research a Music topic
- Compose music and songs
All 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
Recommended Prior Learning
The prerequisite for 13 Music is at least achieving the performance standards at Level 2 Music or please see Mrs Stunell to confirm that you meet the standard so you can be successful in this subject.
Level 3 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 reasonably high standard. As part of 13 Music, students will perform as a soloist and as a member of a group.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 26
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Music: Promoter, Stage Manager, Events Manager, Singer/Musician, Primary or High School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Music Therapist, Music Teacher, Sound engineer, Radio Announcer, Music Performer, Production Assistant (Film/Television) Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Television Presenter,