Notice to centres
The instructions for Examination Officers relating to the GCSE Music examination on 6 June 2018 is now available to download.
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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