Level 2 Music Knowledge - Semester B

2MUKB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Bullot

You can either use this semester to prepare for the external exams in aural and/ or score reading. Or you can just work through the research writing credits to help create a school edition or post final copies on the school Music website, or do a combination of both. There is also the option to continue performance or composition music studies.

Skills covered in the externals: aural listening and writing skills, reading a score, transposition, music theory, harmonic analysis.
Skills covered by the research standards: how to research and write to an individual topic based on a key question, to write articles from a music perspective within the parameters of set topics, to write posing questions to interview a musician and write up the responses.

Students will complete between 6 and 12 credits from the standards provided.


Pathway

Level 3 Music Knowledge - Semester B

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Headphones


Recommended Prior Learning

Six level 1 Music credits or entry by interview with the HOF


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27657 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of the development and usage of music technology equipment and techniques
2
I
4
A.S. 91275 v3 Making Music 2.5 - Demonstrate aural understanding through written representation
2
E
4
A.S. 91276 v3 Music Studies 2.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of conventions in a range of music scores
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91278 v2 Music Studies 2.9 - Investigate an aspect of New Zealand music
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Pathway Tags

Record Producer. Alternate Titles: Producer, Music Producer.; A & R Administrator, Personal Manager, Program Director (PD), Music Director (MD), Radio DJ (DJ), Teaching, Radio, Musician. Music Therapist, Public Relations and Advertising, Ethnomusicology


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