National 3 (Music)
The National 3 Music Course enables learners to develop an understanding of music and musical literacy, and to create original music using basic compositional methods and music concepts. Learners also develop an understanding of the external factors that influence composers and their works.
Here you will find definitions and examples for all concepts introduced at National 3 level.
Here are the National 3 concepts arranged into specific areas of the course:
- Scottish music
- Instrumental music
- Vocal music
- World music
- 20th century music
- Popular music styles
- Musical periods and styles
- Tempo, dynamics, rhythms and notation
If you would prefer to choose from all National 3 concepts click here.