CLC21S

CLASSICAL STUDIES 21S - Semester 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs J. Welch


Classical Studies is an inter-disciplinary study of ancient Greek and Roman culture. This course is one semester of learning and it can be studied as a follow on from Classical Studies Semester 1 or as a stand-alone subject.
Topics include:
• Classical Society e.g Roman entertainment
• Classical Art and Architecture

Future Possibilities: Future Possibilities: The course provides an excellent background for further study in Classics Level 3 and beyond, and also in History, Art History, English and Philosophy. Classics can also be of general interest, providing cultural enrichment, improving literacy and helping to develop communication, research and analytical skills.  Further study leads to careers in law, journalism, library and archive management, publishing, marketing, travel, broadcasting, foreign affairs, archeology, museum curation, architecture, education, research.


Recommended Prior Learning

Students need to have achieved in Level 1 History or English to be eligible or to have successfully completed Semester 1 of Classical Studies

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91201 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 2.2 - Examine the significance of features of work(s) of art in the classical world
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r,4w
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91204 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the relationship between aspects of the classical world and aspects of other cultures
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 10
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 10
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 10
Total Numeracy Credits: 0