There are changes to this qualification for summer 2022. More information can be found on the Changes for 2022 page.
Our GCSE in Music provides an accessible and creative musical education, integrating the three main components : performing, composing and appraising. Students broaden their musical horizons within five areas of study as they explore musical context, language, performance and composition.
Specification code: J536
Qualification number: 601/8216/7
First teaching 2016, with first assessment 2018
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