The SQA National 5 qualification in Music enables students to perform and create challenging music. It also helps students build their knowledge and understanding of music and it's influence on society and culture. The National 5 Music course consists of three mandatory units and the course assessment. The three mandatory units, which are all internally assessed, are: Performing Skills, Composing Skills and Understanding Music.

The BrightRED Study Guide for National 5 thoroughly covers all the key areas of the course and is fully supported online by the free BrightRED Digital Zone.



BrightRED Study Guide


Adrian Finnerty

Develop performance skills and learn how to create original music. Up-to-date with the latest 2017 SQA course changes.