Level 2 Performance Music - Showtime - Semester A

2MUPA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Bullot


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

Level 3 Performance Music - Showtime - Semester A, Level 3 Performance Music - Showtime - Semester B

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

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

Pathway Tags

Record Producer. Alternate Titles: Producer, Music Producer.; Recording Engineer, A & R Administrator, Personal Manager, Program Director (PD), Music Director (MD), Radio DJ (DJ), Teaching, Composing film and tv music, Radio, Musician. Music Therapist, Instrument Technician, Public Relations and Advertising, Ethnomusicology, Choreography


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