The ocr gcse music qualification provides a contemporary, accessible, and creative education in music with an integrated approach to the three main elements – performing, composing, and appraising the ocr gcse music qualification is designed to appeal to, and cater for a wide range of interests, instruments, personalities and directions. The gcse music students are the people that make the music department what it is – they lead the way in musical learning and are excellent role models for our ks3 musicians please note that gcse grading has moved from a-g (the old system), to a new system of 1-9. Related documents below are all the available documents related to music gcseto view pdfs on this page you will need the adobe acrobat reader.
We have developed a reformed gcse music qualification, approved by qualifications wales, for teaching from 2016 this qualification meets regulatory requirements in wales for centres in england, please visit the eduqas website. Again, the listening exam is a large part of the course and one that cannot be ignored despite the large amount of coursework however, there is ample time to listen to the music, and ample to write the specification has a range of key terms that should be learnt for the exam. At gcse level there are three components to the course: appraising music which is 80 marks 40% in a 1hour 45minute paper comprising listening, analysis and an extended response comparison between a set work and one unfamiliar piece.
Gcse values all music styles, skills and instruments broaden your students’ minds and foster a love of all music with a qualification that students of all abilities and backgrounds will enjoy. Sme (on behalf of sony bmg music uk) emi music publishing, solar music rights management, cmrra, ubem, and 8 music rights societies show more show less loading. Pupils can get an a in gcse music without being able to read or write a single note of music, it has been claimed ocr said a 'large proportion of the course allows students to present work.
Our gcse (9-1) music specification has been accredited by ofqual the specification is available to teach in schools and colleges in england from september 2016. Coursework deadline for gcse music (8271/c) schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines 7 may 2019 coursework deadline for gcse music (8271/p) schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines view more music dates upcoming events more meeting dates. Music for gcse media coursework in a few weeks/months i'm going to be doing a music video project, and i have several ideas, but not sure how to choose a good song i've been thinking of using a florence and the machine song, but i saw. Students can now dj as part of their music gcse austen and scott smart are professional djs who have helped write the curriculum for the dj course video journalist: jan bruck. Music gcse is an amazing courseactually the best course it’s practical, theoretical and useful unless you work in economics when are you going to use algebra, yeah never.
This website and its content is subject to our terms and conditions tes global ltd is registered in england (company no 02017289) with its registered office at 26 red lion square london wc1r 4hq. The general certificate of secondary education (gcse) is an academic qualification, generally taken in a number of subjects by pupils in secondary education in england, wales and northern ireland each gcse qualification is in a particular subject, and stands alone, but a suite of such qualifications (or their equivalents) are generally. Gcse music 2016 onwards ocr specification unit component tasks % of qualification 1 integrated portfolio one composition one performance.
Gcse musical terms learn with flashcards, games, and more — for free. Welcome to gcse music year 11 revision calendars course introduction file aqa gcse music specification file student handbook file sample papers 2008 paper and music folder unit 1 listening exam file unit 2 composition appraisal file literacy and gcse music file revision techniques file examples of performances. If you've got a specific question, head over to the music study help forum there you'll find thousands of students who are either taking gcse music now or who have recently finished the course, ready to help you out.
Aaahh i'm gonna die i do music gcse and i dont even know what forte means so im really bad tbh i play trumpet and guitar but my music teacher wont let me play guitar because she hates it so im stuck with trumpet and theres no going back i have 1 and a half weeks till the deadline for my coursework and ve got to write a composition, appraisil and brief on my chosen music. Awarding organisation’s new specification for gcse music will best suit your students and setting the new gcse is a 2‐year course of study, with an examination at the end. Edexcel gcse music (2016) here, you'll find everything you need to prepare for gcse music from 2016 (first assessment 2018), including our accredited edexcel gcse (9-1) music specification and sample assessment materials. The actual grade boundaries for music cannot be set until the award meeting that is held after the work has been marked, and judgements made some complicated scaling is then done to transform the raw mark into a uniform mark.
Gcse music too easy try our a-level music quiz we've taken some questions from an aqa music gcse exam paper from 2013 (you can find it here) and put them in a neat little quiz that'll tell you if you'd still manage to passdisclaimer: this probably isn't a great tool for revision and will definitely not guarantee you passing any forthcoming exams. Of course it may be a little early to be thinking about what to study after gcse but if you are thinking of taking music further then you’d be advised have to have a good grade at gcse under your belt. Edexcel gcse music revision booklet of all set works aos1 – western classical music aos 2 – music in the 20th century aos 3 – popular music in context. Our gcse in music provides an accessible and creative musical education, integrating the three main components : performing, composing and appraising students broaden their musical horizons within five areas of study as they explore musical context, language, performance and composition.