GRADE 10, 11 and 12 FINE ARTS CREDITS

The following serves as a guideline for students seeking high school accreditation. We are not responsible for any inaccuracies.

Consultation with a school guidance counselor for further details is advised. Accreditation questions should be directed to your local board of education or high school.

For further information go to www.bced.gov.bc.ca/graduation/courseinfo


Grade 10 Fine Arts Credit (4 credits) Music 10

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music
Grade 5 Practical and Theory 4: Piano, Strings,Woodwinds, Brass, Harpsichord, Organ, Guitar, Harp, Percussion and Singing

BC Conservatory of Music:
Grade 6 Practical and Intermediate Rudiments for Piano

Conservatory Canada (formerly Western Board):
Grade 6 Practical and Theory 2 for Voice, Piano, Strings
Woodwinds, Brass

London College of Music:
Grade 4 Practical and Theory 4 for Strings, Classical Guitar, Electric and Bass Guitar, Woodwind, Voice 
or Grade 6 and Theory 5 for Piano, Electronic Organ 
or Grade 7 and Theory 5 for Electronic Keyboard

Royal Conservatory of Music: 
Level 6 Practical and Intermediate Rudiments for Accordion, Brass, Guitar, Harp, Piano, Percussion, Recorder, Strings, Voice, Woodwind.

Trinity College, London:
Grade 4 Practical all musical instruments examined plus voice.

Victoria Conservatory of Music:
Grade 6 Practical and Theory 6 for Voice, Piano Strings, Guitar, Woodwind, Brass, Percussion, Recorder


Grade 11 Fine Arts Credit (4 credits) Music 11

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music
Grade 6 Practical and Theory 5: Piano, Strings, Woodwinds, Brass, Harpsichord, Organ, Guitar, Harp, Percussion and Singing

BC Conservatory of Music:
Grade 7 Practical and Advanced Rudiments for Piano

Conservatory Canada (formerly Western Board):
Grade 7 Practical and Theory 3 for Voice, Piano, Organ, Strings, Woodwinds and Brass

London College of Music:
Grade 5 Practical and Theory 5 for Strings, Classical Guitar, Electric and Bass Guitar, Woodwind, Voice 
or Grade 6 and Theory 5 for Piano, Electronic Organ 
or Grade 7 and Theory 5 for Electronic Keyboard

Royal Conservatory of Music: 
Level 7 Practical and Advanced Rudiments for Accordion, Brass, Guitar, Harp, Piano, Percussion, Recorder, Strings, Voice, Woodwind.

Trinity College, London:
Grade 5 Practical and Theory 4 for all musical instruments examined plus voice.

Victoria Conservatory of Music:
Grade 7 Practical and Theory 7 for Voice, Piano Strings, Guitar, Woodwind, Brass, Percussion, Recorder


Grade 12 Fine Arts Credit (4 credits) Music 12

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music
Grade 7 Practical and Theory 6: Piano, Strings, Woodwinds, Brass, Harpsichord, Organ, Guitar, Harp, Percussion and Singing

BC Conservatory of Music:
Grade 8 Practical and Advanced Rudiments for Piano

Conservatory Canada (formerly Western Board):
Grade 8 Practical and Theory 4 for Voice, Piano, Strings, woodwinds, Brass

London College of Music:
Grade 6 Practical and Theory 5 for Strings, Classical, Electric or Bass Guitar, Woodwind, Voice   
or Grade 7 and Theory 5 for Piano, Electronic Organ  
or Grade 8 and Theory 5 for Electronic Keyboard

Royal Conservatory of Music: 
Level 8 Practical and Advanced Rudiments for Accordion, Brass, Guitar, Harp, Piano, Percussion, Recorder, Strings, Voice, Woodwind.

Trinity College, London:
Grade 7 Practical and Theory 5 for all musical instruments examined plus voice.

Victoria Conservatory of Music:
Grade 8 Practical and Theory 8 for Voice, Piano, Strings, Guitar, Woodwind, Brass, Percussion, Recorder