9/10 Songsmith 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

In this course, you will inquire into the special power that comes when great lyrics and great music combine to make excellent songs. You will choose a song that you especially love and analyse what makes it a powerful piece of music. You will work with other students, building your skills of collaboration in the creative process of writing your own song, which you will perform to the class.

How can you develop knowledge of the lyrical quality of songs, structural devices, musical instruments, technologies and the elements of music? 

Learning Areas:



English 101 - Literature Studies - Rangahau Momo Tuhinga 101, English 102 - Text Studies - Rangahau Momo Tuhinga Poto 102, Music 101 - Te Puoro 101