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The skills developed throughout Year 7-9 give a good musical understanding for students to progress to GCSE. The schemes of work are varied between practical and using Garageband/Logic Pro X software on Mac computers to encourage music technology and live music.
Year 7 (rotation 3 lessons a week)
Year 8 (on rotation – two hour lessons a week)
Year 9 (one hour lesson a week)
KS4 - Btec Music First Award
This incorporates music and music technology to allow a range of musical skills. The students study composition, performance, technology (using Logic Pro X) and learn about the music industry.
This course is varied and allows students to broaden their musical education with the opportunities to consider life in the music industry. This course is mainly coursework but 1 aspect is an exam.