Level 3 Classical Studies
This course focusses on the art and architecture of Classical Rome and Greece as well as the impact of a significant figure on the classical world. Students will be analysing ideas from these ancient civilisations and looking at what influenced them and the influence they have today. Students should have good reading and writing skills for this course.
Topics we will be studying:
- Art History - a selection of Roman art and architecture
- Roman poem - Virgil's Aeneid
Recommended Prior Learning
There are no entry requirements for this course. However, the academic level of writing required means that it is beneficial to have achieved Level 2 credits in English.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16
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.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
- meeting any course entry requirements
- minimum class sizes
- the availability of teaching staff
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.