Subject Template - Music

Subject/s

Music

Curriculum Leader

J Keeler

Teaching Staff

S Stapley

KS4 (Years 10 and 11) Exam Board and Course

BTEC Level 2 First Award in Music

BTEC Level 2 Tech Award in Music Practice

OCR GCSE Music

Course Breakdown(s)

BTEC Level 2 First Award in Music (current year 11)

 

MANDATORY UNITS:

Unit 1 – The Music Industry (1 hr exam) 25%

Unit 2 – Managing a Music Product (2 x group assignments) 25%

 

OPTIONAL UNITS: (2 of 3)

Unit 4 – Introduction to Composition (3 x assignments) 25%

Unit 5 – Introduction to Performance (2x assignments) 25%

Unit 7 – Sequencing (2x assignments) 25%

 

 

BTEC Level 2 Tech Award in Music Practice (current year 10)

Component 1 - _________  (Internally assessed) 30%

Component 2 - _________  (Internally assessed) 30%

Component 3 - _________  (Externally assessed) 40%

 

 

OCR GCSE Music (current year 10)

Composition Portfolio (total 3 min) 30%

-          1 own choice composition

-          1 set brief composition

 

Performance Portfolio (total 4 min) 30%

-          1 solo performance

-          1 ensemble performance

 

Listening Exam (90min) 40%

 

Areas of Study:

1: My music

2: The concerto through time

3: Rhythms of the world

4: Film music

5: Conventions of pop

 

Number of Lessons Per Week

3