Level 2 Classical Studies

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hurley

Recommended Prior Learning

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

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 and Herculaneum

 - Greek social history and significant events in the Peloponnesian War

 - Literature: Homeric epic or Greek tragedy 

Learning Areas:

Social Sciences


Level 3 Classical Studies