Music

Key Stage 3 Overview

Year 7

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July
  • Basic Musicianship 1a
  • Basic Musicianship 1b
  • Medieval Music
  • Christmas Music
  • Pentatonic Composition
  • Instruments of the Orchestra and bands
  • Renaissance Music
  • Basic Musicianship part 2/Keyboard 
  • Basic Musicianship Part 2
  • Baroque Music
  • Programme Music
  • Keyboard

 

Year 8

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July
  • Basic Musicianship Part 3
  • Musical Form - Binary/Ternary Form
  • Classical Music
  • Christmas Music
  • Music in the Media - Advertising
  • World Music African/Indian
  • Romantic Music
  • World Music Chinese/Japanese
  • Folk Music of the British Isles
  • Modern Music

 

Year 9

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July
  • Music of the 20th Century – Blues and Jazz
  • Basic Musicianship – review and extend
  • Musical Form Composition – Sibelius
  • Film Music – Composition project
  • Performing (chosen instrument). A development of technical exercises and performing skills
  • The music industry – Preparation for Btec Music
  • Performing - to further develop performing skills on chosen instrument

 

BTEC Music

Year 10

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July
  • UNIT 1 – The Music Industry
  • Learning Aim A – Understand different types of organisations that make up the music industry
  • Learning Aim B – Understand job roles in the music industry
  • Unit 1 – The Music Industry exam preparation (weeks 1 – 3)
  • UNIT 2 – Managing a Music Product
  • Learning Aim A – Plan, develop and deliver a music product
  • UNIT 2 – Managing a Music Product
  • Learning Aim B – promote a music product
  • Learning Aim C – review the management of a music product

 

Year 11

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July
  • UNIT 5 – Introducing Music Performance
  • Learning Aim A – Develop your music performance skills and review your own practice
  • Learning Aim B – Use your music performance skills within rehearsal and performance
  • UNIT 4 – Introducing Music Composition
  • Learning Aim A – Explore creative stimuli to meet a brief
  • Learning Aim B – Develop, extend and shape music for performances
  • Learning Aim C – Presentation of compositions
  • Revision/Intervention

 

 

Unit 2: 20th Century Depth Studies

Section A The Roaring 20s: USA 1919-1929

Section B Depression and the New Deal: The USA, 1929-1941

Section C War in Vietnam, 1964-1975

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