Level 2 Classical Studies

12CS
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Gibson

This course focusses on the art and architecture, literature and historical events of both ancient Rome and Greece. Students will be required to understand and analyse the ideas and values of the classical world. Students should have good reading and writing skills for this course. Topics we will be studying:

- Art History - a selection of art from Pompeii, Herculaneum and Greece

 - Greek social life - Significant event - Eruption of Vesuvius

 - Literary texts - Homeric epic - The Odyssey 

Perseus and Andromeda



Pathway

Level 3 Classical Studies

Recommended Prior Learning

There are no entry requirements for this course. However, it is beneficial to have achieved Level 1 credits in English.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91200 v2 Classical Studies 2.1 - Examine ideas and values of the classical world
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91201 v2 Classical Studies 2.2 - Examine the significance of features of work(s) of art in the classical world
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91202 v3 Classical Studies 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of a significant event in the classical world
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91204 v2 Classical Studies 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the relationship between aspects of the classical world and aspects of other cultures
2
I
6
Y
6r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.