HOW IS IT ASSESSED?

AS level Music:

Component 1: Performing
(Examined by a visiting examiner)
Total duration of performances: 6-8 minutes 30% of qualification
Component 2: Composing
(Coursework)
Total duration of compositions: 4.5 -7 minutes 30% of qualification
Component 3: Appraising Written examination: 1 hours 30 minutes
(Two Areas of Study)
40% of qualification

A level Music

Component 1: Performing
(Examined by a visiting examiner)
Option A: Total duration of performances: 10-12 minutes
OR
Option B: Total duration of performances: 6-8 minutes
Option A: 35% of qualification
Option B: 25% of qualification
Component 2: Composing
(Coursework)
Option A: Total duration of compositions: 4-6 minutes
OR
Option B: Total duration of compositions: 8-10 minutes
Option A: 25% of qualification
Option B: 35% of qualification
Component 3: Appraising Written examination: 2 hours 15 minutes
(Three Areas of Study)
40% of qualification

Exam Board: EDUQAS