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GCSE MUSIC

Year 11 Deadlines and Support: Music Coursework and Listening Exam 2010-2011.

Coursework:
Unit 1: Performing Music 30%
Unit 2: Composing Music 30%

Unit 1: Performing Music: 30%
One solo performance                                                
One ensemble performance                            
These performances must be recorded by the final deadline of 30/3/11.

All coursework will be completed in controlled conditions during lesson time. Each performance is allocated a 10 hour time limit.

Unit 2: Composing Music 30%
Two contrasting compositions must be completed from 2 different areas of study. This will be again under controlled conditions.
Deadlines are:
Composition 1: 1/12/10
Composition 2: 30/3/11

EXAM
Unit 3: Listening 40%
This is a listening exam where the students will have to study 12 set works and answer questions on them.

For more information regarding this exam please visit www.edexcel.com

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