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GCSE

GCSE

Year 10

60% of the assessment is through coursework which consists of two compositions and two performances, one solo and one an ensemble. One composition and the solo performance should be completed by the end of the summer term in Year 10.  There is a final examination in June 2018, worth 40%.

Course specification

Edexcel                  (1MU0)       Pearson Edexcel Level 1/Level 2 GCSE (9 - 1) in Music

Useful websites: www.edexcel.org.uk                     www.bbc.co.uk/schools/bitesize

Contact:

Head of Music:  Mrs Harris           l.harris@parkhighstanmore.org.uk

Music Technology

100% of the assessment is through coursework. There is a final portfolio submission at the end of the course in 2017.

Course specification

NCFE            Music Technology

Useful websites: www.ncfe.org.uk

Contact:

Head of Music:  Mrs Harris          l.harris@parkhighstanmore.org.uk

Year 11

60% of the assessment is through coursework which consists of two compositions and two performances, one solo and one an ensemble. One composition and the solo performance should be completed by the end of the summer term in Year 10.  There is a final examination in June 2017, worth 40%.

Course specification

Edexcel                  2MU01         GCSE Music

Useful websites

www.edexcel.org.uk                             www.bbc.co.uk/schools/bitesize

Contact

Curriculum Leader for Music: Mrs L Harris l.harris@parkhighstanmore.org.uk