Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

12 Classical Studies 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Greg Stevens.


At least 14 Level 1 English (11EN1 or 11ENE) reading and writing credits, including external credits.

OR at least 8 Level 1 English credits AND at least 14 Level 1 History (11HI1) OR 14 Geography (11GE1) credits. These credits should include reading / writing and external credits.

OR HoD approval.

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 with a focus on the culture of Ancient Greece.
•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.


Social Science


13 Classical Studies 1

Career Pathways

Archivist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Barrister, Conservator, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Judge, Curator, Records Adviser, Policy Analyst, Intelligence Officer, Court Registry Officer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*12CS1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $15