Level 2 Music

MUS2
Subject Description

Music

This course covers musical performance, creative composition and arranging music using a range of digital technologies and continues to develop students' musical knowledge from Level 1. Students will further develop skills and techniques which are useful for performing confidently in solo and group situations. Students will be encouraged to perform their own compositions as well as be enrolled in the music itinerant teachers programme. 

The programme will be individually tailored to each student’s talents. Students will complete a selection, not all, of the standards listed below.



Pathway

Level 3 Music

Entry Guidelines

Level 1 Music or tuition on a musical instrument for 3/4 years


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91276 v3 Music Studies 2.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions in a range of music scores
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91275 v3 Making Music 2.5 - Demonstrate aural understanding through written representation
2
E
4
A.S. 91274 v2 Making Music 2.2 - Perform a substantial piece of music as a featured soloist on a second instrument
2
I
3
A.S. 91273 v2 Music Studies 2.8 - Devise an instrumentation for an ensemble
2
I
4
A.S. 91271 v2 Making Music 2.4 - Compose two substantial pieces of music
2
I
6
A.S. 91270 v2 Making Music 2.1 - Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist
2
I
6
U.S. 27658 v2 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of electronic music production and music notation application(s)
2
I
4
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Promoter, Stage Manager, Events Manager, Singer/Musician, Teaching, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Cinema Projectionist, Dancer, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Entertainer, Film and Video Editor, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Musician, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Television Presenter, Primary School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Diversional Therapist, Music Teacher, Sound engineer, Radio Announcer, Music Performer, Production Assistant (Film/Television)


Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.