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GCSE Music at Cockermouth School

Course description

Course covers performing, composing and listening: Performing: 25% 1 solo with any instrument or voice. 1 genuine ensemble with any instrument or voice. There is no exam, pieces are recorded as and when they are ready. Composing: 25% 2 compositions, 1 of pupil's own choice and one based on listening topics. Listening: 25% - Music for film - horror, western, adventure - Music for dance - Music for special events - Orchestral landmarks - The Popular Song since 1960 The exam is in the form of a listening test on CD, based on the above topics. Integrated Assignment: 25%

Entry requirements

Interest in Music

Further information


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cockermouth School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years