GCE AS Level in Music Technology


1. Qualification details

Qualification name GCE AS Level in Music Technology
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course webpage https://www.kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk/sixth-form/subjects/?https://www.kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk/sixth-form/subjects/
Course type Full time
Course start date 01 September 2020
Price £0.00
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

Music Technology is for anyone who has a keen interest in music technology, who enjoys creating and listening to different styles of music and who wishes to extend their practical experience and understanding of music technology. You will learn to produce performances using sequencing software in a range of musical styles and develop the skills required to make high quality recordings of musical performances. You will also learn how to compose and arrange using technology and develop your knowledge of the principles and development of music technology.

3. Entry requirements

6 GCSE's passes at level 9-4 (A*-C)

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Component 1: Recording NEA (Non-examined assessment (coursework)) 20% 
Component 2: Technology-based composition NEA 20% 
Component 3: Listening and analyzing Written examination: 1½ hours 25% 
Component 4: Producing and analyzing Written/practical examination: 1½ hours 35%

6. Venue

Name Kesgrave High School
Address MAIN ROAD
KESGRAVE
Suffolk
IP5 2PB
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Email 6thformoffice@kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk
Phone 01473 618993
Fax 01473 614770
Website http://www.kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk/?https://www.kesgrave.suffolk.sch.uk/sixth-form/subjects/

7. Other dates and venues

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