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Music at Hastingsbury Business and Enterprise College

Course description

The course allows students to study Music in an integrated way with the opportunity to specialise at A level. It allows students to study Music as a practical, intellectual and creative subject with specialist pathways in performing and composing. It recognises that we all live in an age of cultural diversity and the areas of study cover a wider range of music: classical, world, popular and jazz. Each area is seen within a broader cultural and historical context.

Course Activities Include:

  • Performance
  • Internet research
  • Composition based on a stimulus
  • Homework Assignments
  • Interpretation and score reading
  • Regular exam question practice
  • Researching composers and musical periods
  • Note taking
  • Introduction to a range of topical and relevant media resources

  • Entry requirements

    Minimum of 5 GCSE passes atA*-C from at least 4 different subjects. Students should have grade B in Music GCSE and a grade V Trinity Guildhall.ABRSM certificate in at least one instrument.

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hastingsbury Business and Enterprise College directly.

    Last updated date: 10 June 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years