Music A Level at Ponteland Community High School
WHO IS THIS COURSE SUITABLE FOR?
For students who enjoy composing and performing music and want to further improve their skills
For students who enjoy listening to a wide range of music and want the skills needed for a deeper understanding
Component 1 – 1 performance
Component 2 – 2 compositions
Component 3 – Appraisal – 6 Areas of study with 3 sets of work in each: vocal music; instrumental music; music for film; popular music and jazz; fusions; new directions
C in Music or grade 5+ on any musical instrument
Component 1 is assessed by submitting recording (30%)
Component 2 is assessed by submitting recordings and scores (30%)
Component 3 is a ssessed by a 2 hour examination (40%)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ponteland Community High School directly.