Music at Launceston College
Programme of Study Programme of Study


Whether it is lessons within the curriculum, private lessons or performance in the many opportunities our students receive music plays an integral part in the College life of the students.
Students will cover three units of work across a year, via one music lesson a week and this is on a half termly rotation with drama. This ensures we give our students as wide a range of learning experiences across their College life.

The current programme of study in KS3 is:


Year 7





(Musical Elements)


Music for purpose “The Haunted House”





Beats, grooves and rap




March and Waltz


Year 8



(Song backings and textures)


Stand by Me



Music for Film


12 bar blues


Year 9



Remix and variations




Motifs and music for dance



Song writing