13 Classical Studies 1
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Cave
Classical Studies is the study of the people, places and events of the civilisations of Ancient Greece and Rome and how they influence the modern world.
• Be introduced to aspects of the history, literature and mythology of the Ancient Greeks and Romans.
• Understand the relationships between the culture of the Ancient Greeks and Romans and the modern world.
• Understand key moments in Ancient Roman history and make connections with the modern world.
• Appreciate examples of Roman literature which are of the highest standard and form their own opinions of them.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13CS1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $25
At least 12 credits in Level 2 Classical Studies (12CS1)
OR 12 Level 2 English reading and/or writing credits
OR 8 Level 2 English reading and/or writing credits plus 8 Level 2 History credits
OR HoD approval
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 11
Term: 2, Week: 10
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.