Level 2 Music

Pre-requisites:

Level 1 achievement standards 91090, 91091 (these are the practical standards – group and solo performance)

Course description:

In Level Two music, students work towards a range of achievement standard based tasks that allow them to continue developing their practical music skills (i.e. performing, writing, recording and transcribing music), while building their analytical skills (ie. explaining the use of elements in musical scores and recordings) and knowledge of musical styles (ie. researching a range of music works). Performing to an audience for assessments is expected.

Credits available:

AS91270        Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist 6

AS91271         Compose two substantial pieces of music 6

AS91272         Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing a substantial piece of music as a member of a group 4

AS91278         Investigate aspect of New Zealand music 4

An external standard is an option by negotiation with Dr Shawcross (for students wishing to pursue endorsement)

Cost: None

Contact: Dr Shawcross

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Friday 10 Dec

10th December Last day of term 4.

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre. Middle School 9am. Junio... [Read more]

Thursday 2 Dec

2nd of December Teacher Only Day. No School. This is a day set by the Ministry of Education and will be coveri... [Read more]

Monday 29 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 22 Nov

22nd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre at 6pm.

Monday 25 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 18 Oct

18th October. Term 4 begins

Friday 1 Oct

1st October. Last day of term 3.

Friday 24 Sep

24th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]

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