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Year 11 Music Curriculum

Key topics to be taught this year:

Autumn Term

Topic

Further details about the topic

Skills

1

Wider Listening and Section B

Wider Listening and Section B
Performing solo part of an ensemble
Composing to a set brief (Set by Edexcel)

Listening

Performing

Composing

2

 

Revision and detail for Fusion set works.
Performing a vocal solo
Finalising of Composition to submitted

Listening

Performing

Composing

Spring Term

 

 

 

1

AoS 1 - 2

Revision of set works in Area of Study 1 and 2.

Performance assessment solo and ensemble

Composition 1 completion

Listening

Performing

Composing

2

AoS 3- 4

Revision of set works in Area of Study 3 and 4.

Composition 2 completion

Listening

Performing

Composing

Summer Term

 

 

 

1

Listening

AoS 1 – 4 revision and practice papers

Listening

 

2

 

N/A

N/A

Assessments:

 

Topic

Type of Assessment

CAT 1

AoS 1

Listening

CAT 2

Instrumental Ensemble

Performing

CAT 3

Compositions 1 and 2

Composition

Main Resources:

Resource

Details 

Term

Text books

Edexcel GCSE Music Study Guide Edexcel GCSE Anthology of Music

All

Recommended reading

As above

 

All

Recommended websites

BBC Bitesize

Edexcel (Student Resources)

All

Equipment

Text book and anthology

Own instrument

All

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enrichment opportunities:

Activity

Concert Band

String Ensemble
Big Band
Junior Big Band
Junior Soul Band 

School Choir

Jazz Combos

 

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