Music Technology

Mr B Banks —

The following subjects are available for students to study in 2021

Music Technology: 12 Mut Full Year

Course Description: This course will develop theoretical and practical skills for using technical equipment in the Performing Arts field: PA systems, digital recording systems, and making music on the computer. There is an emphasis on computer based music, as well as the NZ Music industry. The L2 Composition Achievement Standard is also incorporated into his course, with students completing at least two songs written entirely on the computer.

Recommended Entry Criteria: It is an advantage to also be studying one of 11/12/13Mus (if students meet entry criteria to Mus)

Qualifications to be gained: Level 2 Unit and Achievement Standards.

UE Literacy: No

Restrictions: Ideally students will have a musical instrument and be receiving tuition, however this is not essential for entry to the course.

Next step: 13 Mut

Contact Person: Mr Banks

Music Technology: 13 Mut Full Year

Course Description: This course will develop theoretical and practical skills for using technical equipment in the Performing Arts field: PA systems, digital recording systems, and making music on the computer. There is an emphasis on computer based music, as well as the NZ Music industry. Students will compose a minimum of three computer based recordings for L3 Composition in our fully equipped recording studio.

Recommended Entry Criteria: Preferably students would have completed 12Mut before 13Mut is attempted. It is also an advantage to be studying one of 11/12/13 Mus and play an instrument.

Qualifications to be gained: Level 2 and 3 Unit and Achievement Standards credits.

UE Literacy: No

UE Approved: No

Restrictions: Ideally students will have a musical instrument and be receiving tuition, however this is not essential for entry to the course.

Contact Person: Mr Banks