13CS1

13 Classical Studies 1

Course Description

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.

Students will:
• 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

Prerequisites

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

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91398 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the lasting influences of the classical world on other cultures across time
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91397 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91396 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 3.3 - Analyse the impact of a significant historical figure on the classical world
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r,6w *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91394 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 3.1 - Analyse ideas and values of the classical world
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r,4w *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 22
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 22
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

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.