01MUS

Level 1 Music

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Randle

Each student will study a range of music standards: Performance, Composition, Aural Skills, Materials of Music, Music Works. From the standards available most students will choose a course of 16-24 credits. (there is also an option for students to sit performing arts Unit Standards.)

Regular attendance at instrumental lessons is ESSENTIAL along with commitment to school co-curricular ensembles as appropriate.
ie. Students being assessed on vocals should attend choir etc.

This is not a course where students will start to learn an instrument.
non voice students students need an intrument at home to practise on.

Staff are always willing to look at possible ways to support students and whānau who may require an instrument at home. Please see the HOLA Music for details.

Recommended Prior Learning

At least two year's tuition on an instrument is essential (voice counts as an instrument). HOLA approval if did not pass 10MUS.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Stationery as per schedule which includes a set of headphones.

Pathway

Links into creative pathways and offers a broad range of transferable skills.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 31 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 30237 v2
NZQA Info
Describe a taonga puoro artist or practitioner
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 32300 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply introductory knowledge of MIDI sequencing
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 32301 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply introductory knowledge of a music notation application
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
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. 91093 v3
NZQA Info
Music 1.4 - Demonstrate aural and theoretical skills through transcription
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91094 v3
NZQA Info
Music 1.5 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions used in music scores
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 31
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0