Application for GCE O-Level Music Course (2021–2022)
The application is open to students
currently studying in the Secondary 2 Express, Secondary 2 Normal (Academic), or
Secondary 3 Normal (Academic) streams.
applicants are required to complete all components of the selection
exercise, regardless of their attainment of certifications by external
The Selection Exercise consists of two
Component 1 – Recorded performance (online submission)
- Perform and video-record two contrasting (e.g. different
style, tradition, mood) solo
pieces on an instrument or voice, lasting no longer than 5 minutes in total.
If the video-recording exceeds 5 minutes, only the first 5 minutes of the
submission will be assessed.
- Accompaniment is not required
and will not affect the assessment of the performance.
- Video-recording(s) must be made
not more than 3 months before the application deadline.
- Submit the link(s) to the
video-recording(s) together with the online application for the course.
Component 2 – Video response to aural imitation & creating tasks (online
More detailed guidelines regarding the
video recording(s) and Listening Test will be provided by the music teacher to
the potential applicant during the briefing for the O-Level Music course in
- A small set of aural imitation
and creating tasks will be released via email to you.
- These tasks require you to clap
must meet the requirements of both Components 1 and 2 to qualify
for the course.