Burnside High School Burnside High School

NCEA Level 3 Music

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Petch.

Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement in 12MUO, 12MUC, 12PMU or HOD approval

The 13MUO course consists of a combination of NCEA Level 3 internally and externally assessed standards that focus on the musical disciplines of: Solo Performance, Group Performance, Arrangement, Composition (optional), Aural, Harmony and the study of a Music Work. 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.

Learning Areas:

Creative Arts

Career Pathways


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$40.00 Course Contribution
$10.00 Course Workbook