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Level 3 Classical Studies

Level 3

Course Code: 3ZCLS
Who can I talk to: Mrs Grass

You will develop creative and critical thinking skills to be able to make sense of information, experiences and ideas. This will help you to problem solve, and to challenge assumptions and perceptions of anything in front of you. Your writing will display your ability to make statements that are well explained and backed by evidence. You will be encouraged to develop a can do attitude through self-motivation and good time management

Course Information

What Knowledge Will I Develop?

You will learn about the Classical Roman society of 2000 years ago. This will include understanding of Roman religion and how important it was in their society. The two key focusses for NCEA standards are around the buildings and artworks of the Romans (eg Colosseum, baths, temples and statues) and a key piece if literature “The Aeneid”. You will learn how the Roman culture still influences cultures today, as well as understanding ideological influences within the Roman society of the classical era.

How Will The Course Contribute To My Qualification?

Code Title Credits Internal External Core Optional L1 Literacy L1 Numeracy UE Reading UE Writing Date
91397 Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world 6 y y y y y 24-09-2021
91395 Analyse the significance of work(s) of art in the classical world 4 y y y y y 25-11-2021
91394 Analyse ideas and values of the classical world 4 y y y y y 25-11-2021
91398 Demonstrate understanding of the lasting influences of the classical world on other cultures across time 6 y y y 06-05-2021
Credits: 20
Does this course provide a pathway to University Entrance? Yes

Entry Requirements

Satisfactory achievement in History, Geography, Social Studies or Classic Studies at Level 2, or with HOD approval.

Course Related Costs

No course costs for students.

Companion Subjects

History, Geography, Social Studies, Art History, Design and Visual Communication

Subject Combination Notes

Not applicable