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.
12 credits in Year 12 Classical Studies or History, or 8 credits in Level 2 English, otherwise approval from Miss Foster or Mr McIlwrick.