Year 7


Topics covered

Music covers three main areas: performance, compositions and listening. In Year 7 the main focus in lessons is on whole class performance, with students given the opportunity to use a variety of instruments to help create these performances. Music technology is also used as a tool for composition.

The units of work for year 7 are:

  • Learning to Perform
  • Horror Music
  • Gamelan
  • African Music
  • Music for Advertising
  • Reggae

 Assessment Information

Students are assessed informally throughout the units of work on their performing, composing and listening skills. At the end of each unit a more formal final assessment takes place where students share their work with the rest of their class.