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Music A Level at Ponteland Community High School

Course description

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

Course content

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

Entry requirements

C in Music or grade 5+ on any musical instrument

Assessment

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.

Last updated date: 16 November 2016

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