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St Andrew’s Senior School - Creative and Arts and Technology Faculty

Scheme of Work for Year 9 and Subject: Music
Week Content Learning Outcomes Activities Resources
1 Introduction to the
course

Aims, goals and
expectations

Overview of the
course and
software to use in
production
 Identify the aims
and goals
 State the
expectations
 Install software
for use for their
composition

 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A

 Syllabus
 Laptop
 Music Textbooks

2 Review of staff
(treble and bass)

Cancelling an
accidental




 Define and
identify an
accidental

 Cancel an
accidental
 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A

 Laptop
 Manuscript


St Andrew’s Senior School - Creative and Arts and Technology Faculty
Week Content Learning Outcomes Activities Resources
3 Test  Answer questions
based of prior
knowledge




 Sitting a test  Question paper
 Manuscript
 Writing material
4 Degrees of the
scale and intervals









 Define the
degrees of the
scale and
intervals
 Do an exercise on
the above
 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A
 Listening
 Hands on approach
 Laptop
 Sibelius
 Keyboard
 Writing material
 auralia

St Andrew’s Senior School - Creative and Arts and Technology Faculty
Week Content Learning Outcomes Activities Resources
5 Intervals continued  Construct various
intervals as per
the questions
asked
 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A
 Listening
 Hands on approach
 Laptop
 Sibelius
 Keyboard
 Writing material
 auralia
6 Test on degrees of
the scale and
intervals
 Answer questions
on the test
 Writing the test  Question paper
 Answer sheet
 keyboard
7 The Tonic Triad



 Create a tonic
triad based on
various degrees
of the scales

 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A
 Listening
 Hands on approach
 Laptop
 Sibelius
 Keyboard
 Writing material
 auralia
8 performance  Do a
performance
based on some of
the features on
degrees of the
scale, intervals
and the tonic
triad
 Q&A
 Listening
 Hands on approach
 Laptop
 keyboard
9 Tonic triad test

 Sit a test and
answer questions
on the topic
 Writing the test  Question paper
 Answer sheet
 keyboard

St Andrew’s Senior School - Creative and Arts and Technology Faculty
Week Content Learning Outcomes Activities Resources



10 History of western
Music Listening
 Identify
characteristics of
Music from early
beginnings to
baroque period,
noting down
composers and
their
achievements

 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A
 Listening

 Audio content
 Laptop
 History of western music book
11 History of western
Music Listening
 Identify
characteristics of
music from
classical to
romantic periods
noting down
composers and
their
achievements

 Taking notes
 Discussion
 Q&A
 Listening

 Audio content
 Laptop
 History of western music book
12 Performance  Perform in front
of the class
 performance  The instruments

St Andrew’s Senior School - Creative and Arts and Technology Faculty
Week Content Learning Outcomes Activities Resources
 Laptop

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