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Senior Phase

Information on all Senior Phase Music courses can be found here.


Timelines for National 4, 5, Higher and Advanced Higher

End of Term 1 – Performing programme on both instruments/first draft of composition completed

Week beginning 14th January – Performing prelims

By end of January – Listening prelim

End of January – Level review

Mid-February – Earliest date of final practical exam (will take place by end of term through arrangement with visiting examiner)

End of Term 2 – Composition deadline

Friday 26th April – SQA listening exam (N5/Higher/Advanced Higher)

Music Technology

Timelines for National 4, 5 and Higher Music Technology

By October Holiday – Nat 5 pupils to have completed first folio recording

End of Term 1 – Nat 5 and Higher recordings to be complete

By end of January – Listening prelim

By end of February – Folio deadline

Tuesday 30th April - SQA listening exam (N5/Higher)


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