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Music at Weald of Kent Grammar School

Course description

We provide a balanced and inter-related course of study covering a wide academic and practical understanding of music. This provides an excellent basis for lifelong learning and for Higher Education courses in Music. This qualification includes Performing, Composing and Developing Musical Understanding. You will need to perform at approximately at Grade 6 for A Level.

Course content

The aim is to provide you with a balanced and inter-related course of study covering a wide academic and practical understanding of music. This provides an excellent basis for lifelong learning and Higher Education courses in music.

Entry requirements

You will have achieved Grade 6 at GCSE Music or if you haven’t done GCSE Music,  you will be of grade 5 standard in both practical and theory examinations. It is extremely useful to have the ability to read musical notation including treble and bass clefs.

Assessment

The listening exam is a 2 hour 30 minute exam

Performing is a video recording of a live performance

Composing is assessed by audio recordings.

These are all undertaken in school, with no outside examiners.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 12 October 2017
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