Teacher in Charge: Mr R. McIlwrick
The course spans a variety of topics including:
• Art and Architecture.
• Literature (Virgil’s Aeneid), and
• Significant historical figures from the ancient world.
The internal standards involve researching and communicating ideas about aspects of Greek and Roman society.
All Level 3 Classical Studies standards can contribute to UE Literacy (reading) and the external standards can contribute to UE Literacy (writing). Classical Studies is also one of the Table A subjects required for entry to some programmes at Auckland University.
Internal assessment 12 credits. External assessment 10 credits.
Recommended Prior Learning
12 credits in Year 12 Classical Studies or History, or 8 credits in Level 2 English, otherwise approval from Miss Foster or Mr McIlwrick.