Key Stage 4 – GCSE

Students at In Years 10 & 11 (Key Stage 4) study the Edexcel GCSE course.   The course is divided into 3 parts:

  • Performance (30%)
  • Composition (30%)
  • Listening & Appraising or the Listening Exam (40%)

In short, the performance and composition elements are akin to coursework and together account for 60% of a students final grade. Please click on the drop down menus at the bar at the top for more information on the requirements, marking and deadlines for each of the above.

You may also like to visit the Edexcel site for more information and exemplar materials: http://www.edexcel.com/quals/gcse/gcse09/music/Pages/default.aspx      

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