Year 9 Music

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Filimoehala

This is an introductory course designed to continue with work begun in Year 7 and 8 Music Extensions, and to lead to further study in Year 10 and on into NCEA

Course objectives

Theory  Over the semester you will learn about

- Elements of music

- Notation

- Use of different websites e.g. ableton, teoria, hooktheory

Aural Skills  You will have regular ear training exercises in recognizing rhythms, melodies, intervals and chords

Performance   You will have the opportunity to learn Guitar, Ukulele and Keyboard skills, and you will be assessed in group and solo performance. You will take part in class and group singing opportunities.

Composition  You will create  and represent music for a film aand record it.


Year 10 Music

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Pathway Tags

Diversional Therapist, Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Dancer, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Musician, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Lighting Technician, Game Developer, Model, Nanny/Child Carer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Television Presenter


Any information, costs or standards may change.