12CS1

12 Classical Studies 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Cave

Classical Studies is the study of the people, places and events of the civilizations of Ancient Greece and Rome and how they influence the modern world.

Students will:
• Be introduced to aspects of the history, literature, mythology and art of the Ancient Greeks.
• Understand the relationships between Ancient Greek culture and the modern world.
• Appreciate examples of ancient literature and art which are of the highest standard and form their own opinions of them.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12CS1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $15

Prerequisites

At least 12 Level 1 English reading and/or writing credits
OR 8 Level 1 English reading and/or writing credits plus 8 Level 1 History credits

OR HoD approval

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91204 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the relationship between aspects of the classical world and aspects of other cultures
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91202 v3
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of a significant event in the classical world
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91201 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 2.2 - Examine the significance of features of work(s) of art in the classical world
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r,4w
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91200 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 2.1 - Examine ideas and values of the classical world
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r,4w
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 18
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 18
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0