Level 3 Music Knowledge - Semester B

3MUKB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs W. Fleming

You can either use this semester to prep for the external exams in aural and/ or score reading, or 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.

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 14 credits from the standards offered.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Headphones


Recommended Prior Learning

Six Level 2 Music credits or entry by interview with the HOF


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91420 v2 Making Music 3.5 - Integrate aural skills into written representation
3
E
4
*
A.S. 91421 v3 Music Studies 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of harmonic and tonal conventions in a range of music scores
3
E
4
*
A.S. 91423 v2 Music Studies 3.8 - Examine the influence of context on a substantial music work
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91425 v2 Music Studies 3.10 - Research a music topic
3
I
6
Y
6r *
A.S. 91497 v2 Media Studies 3.8 - Write a media text to meet the requirements of a brief
3
I
3
Y
3w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

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