Level 1 Classical Studies
Teacher in Charge: Ms R. Lantsbery
Classical Studies is the study of the ancient civilizations exploring their art, history, literature, religion and philosophy. Students learn how the past continues to influence the present. In Level 1 we primarily study both Ancient Greece and Rome, but do include comparisons to other classical and modern civilisations.
In Year 11 we study:
• Greek Society
How the Ancient Greeks lived and the way they treated different groups in society eg. Men, Women and Slaves.
• Greek Mythology
Gods, Goddesses, Monsters and Heroes.
• Greek Tragedy
Death, drama, bloodshed and more death.
• Roman Society
Anything the Greeks can do the Romans could do bigger, and better...
• Roman Entertainment
Sport with swords and wild animals...
Greek Mythology / Introduction to Ancient Greek society.
Internal Assessment 1 - Social Relationships in the Ancient World
Introduction to Ancient Rome
Internal Assessment 2 - Influence of the ancient world on modern culture
Recommended Prior Learning
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.