Approx Cost:
$20.00 for course workbooks.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

It is highly recommended that student have completed the semester one course.

Course Outline:

This is a Semester course that focuses on extending musical understanding through group and solo performance, developing both composition and arranging skills, research analysis of a music genre, and developing theoretical understanding and aural skills.

To be successful in this course you students must be receiving tutored instrument or voice lessons alongside their Music course.  These can often be provided through our itinerant music scheme - for more information see the Music department.

Units include:

  • Performance (group and solo)
  • Composition and arranging
  • Aural, music theory and listening
  • Project based learning
  • Performance assessments
  • Theory and aural tests
  • Assignment-based assessment
  • Research and analysis
Where Does It Lead:

Students who wish to take music at Year 11 are encouraged to take both music options.  This course prepares students for year music at Year 11.


For further information see:
Mr Beard