NCEA Level 3 Contemporary Music
Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Hood.
The 13MUC course consists of a combination of NCEA Level 3 internally assessed standards that focus on the musical disciplines of: Solo Performance, Group Performance, Songwriting. Students requiring course endorsement may choose to sit the external context examination. Students selecting this course are required to take weekly lessons on their instrument in addition to the classroom lessons. These lessons may be accessed through the school's Itinerant Music Teachers' scheme (free of charge) or with a private tutor outside of school (paid lessons). Please ask any of the Music Department staff for advice and help if you are unsure about your suitability for this course.
Recommended Prior Learning
At least two years of private instrument tutoring or four years of ITM instrument tutoring.
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 28
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.