Subject Details - Stage 2 Music

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SACE StageSACE Stage 2
SACE Credits20 credits
Curriculum AreaArts
Subject Length2 semesters
Contact PersonMr. David Carletti
DescriptionThis course aims to provide students with skills and knowledge that will enable them to pursue music as a career, in a course of study or as a leisure activity. Students will learn to value and enjoy music. They will have the opportunity to develop confidence in their ideas and the ideas of others about music. They will have the opportunity to develop their performance skills to a high level on their chosen instrument or voice in a solo or ensemble/band setting.

TopicsStudents will undertake the following:
• Ensemble Performance (10 credits)
• Solo Performance (10 credits)
• Music Explorations (20 credits)
Public performances form an integral part of the assessment.

AssessmentFormative - ongoing verbal feedback
Summative - formal assessment of skills and band performance
Relationship To Further StudyThis subject leads to Tertiary Music Courses either at University or TAFE depending on the combination of semester units chosen.

PrerequisitesStage 1 music is essential.
Special ConditionsOut of hours rehearsal and performances may be required.
CostsSome costs may be incurred.