11 Music

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Thomas

In Year 11 Music you will experience:

  • Performing in groups and as a soloist
  • Composition (creating your own music, and using composer models)
  • Developing general Musical Knowledge
  • Developing listening and aural perception skills
  • Investigating a broad range of musical genres

The course is designed to inspire students to explore a range of music styles through listening, analysis, performing and composing. With a hands on approach they will develop and reinforce musical literacy skills. Students will use technology such as computer apps, recording and sound techniques. They will also gain valuable insight through the opportunity to work with visiting performers.


12 Music Studies, 12 Performance Music

Year 12 and 13 Music, University and Polytechnic music courses, community music groups, radio, TV, media, advertising, teaching, rock and jazz groups, travel etc.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 and 10 Music. At least 2 years experience on your instrument or voice.

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91095 v3 Music 1.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of two music works from contrasting contexts
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Pathway Tags

Teaching, Advertising, Media, Radio, Travel, Music groups

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We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.