13 Classical Studies 1
Teacher in Charge: Greg Stevens
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 ancient history, literature, art and mythology with a focus on ancient Rome.
•Understand the relationships between the culture of classical civilisations and the modern world.
•Understand key moments in Roman history and make connections with the modern world.
•Appreciate examples of Roman literature and art which are of the highest standard and form their own opinions of them.
At least 12 credits in Level 2 Classical Studies (12CS1).
OR at least 14 Level 2 English (12EN1) reading and/or writing credits, including external credits.
OR at least 14 Level 2 History (12HI1) credits, including external credits.
OR at least 14 Level 2 Art History (12AH1) credits, including external credits.
OR HoD approval
(Standards with reading / writing components will be considered, eg. Geography)
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
*13CS1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $15
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines
Term: 1, Week: 11
Term: 2, Week: 10
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 26
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.