2MUPA

Level 2 Performance Music - Showtime - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Fleming

Aim To plan, manage and perform in a live performance opportunity.
Students will developing performance skills as both a soloist and as a member of a group on their chosen instrument/s as well as learning skills in event planning, programme writing, emcee skills, stage management, set design and setting up and using sound technology.
It is expected that students will develop skills in all areas but will complete between 8 and 12 credits for assessment. Not all skills taught will be assessed.

Students taking this subject are unable to take Level 2 Performance Music - Showtime in Semester B. This is a one semester only course. Students can go on and take Music Knowledge in Semester B.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Headphones
Students will have the opportunity to attend one concert during this course. This will offer students a chance to experience music from genres outside their normal listening parameters and through this extend their knowledge in performance. It is optional, transport and ticket costs to be advised.

Recommended Prior Learning

Six credits in NCEA level 1 Music or by audition with the Music Teacher.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91274 v2
NZQA Info
Making Music 2.2 - Perform a substantial piece of music as a featured soloist on a second instrument
2
I
3
A.S. 91272 v2
NZQA Info
Making Music 2.3 - Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing a substantial piece of music as a member of a group
2
I
4
A.S. 91270 v2
NZQA Info
Making Music 2.1 - Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist
2
I
6
U.S. 27703 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of sound control and enhancement processes required for a performance context
2
I
4
U.S. 27702 v4
NZQA Info
Take responsibility for a production area of a performance
2
I
4
Total Credits

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