Music KS4

 

Students study the BTEC Tech Award in Music Practice. Components 1 and 2 are internal and Component 3 is external and released in the January of Year 11.
Component 1: Exploring Music Products and Styles. Students study a variety of genres and styles of music, building knowledge from KS3. They learn key features of each style and then practically demonstrate skills and techniques for each.
Component 2: Music Skills Development. Students look at the personal and professional skills needed to succeed in the music industry. They audit their own skills and create a development plan to help them improve in the areas they wish to focus on.
Component 3: Released in Year 11 Students focus on two areas, Creating and Production, or Creating and Performing. They compose their own remix based on the released brief and then use their performing or production skills to create a finished track.

 

  Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4 Term 5 Term 6

Year 10

Comp 1

Comp 1

Comp 1 and Comp 2LA: A

Comp 1 and Comp 2LA: A

Comp 2LA: A and B

Comp 2LA: A and B

Year 11

Comp 2LA: B and Comp 3

Comp 2LA: B and Comp 3

 

Comp 3

Comp 3

Comp 3