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Music AS/A2 Level at Haven High Academy

Course description

You would be suitable for this course if you enjoy performing, composing and developing your understanding of different genres of music. You need to be a confident performer, minimum Grade 5, have a good understanding of musical notation and taken GCSE Music or have gained grade 5 theory.

You will focus on: * Performing - either as a soloist or in an ensemble * Composing - producing a number of contrasting pieces * Listening and appraising— learning about and identifying features of set pieces and preparing for an aural perception paper

Entry requirements

A minimum of Grade B at GCSE Music or Distinction at BTEC Music with the ability to perform at a minimum of grade 5 Associated Board Standard

Future opportunities

The skills developed in this qualification mean a variety of careers options are open to you—teaching, arts administration or management. Many students go on to specialist music colleges or university.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Haven High Academy directly.

Last updated date: 09 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years