Classical Studies NCEA 3
Course DetailsLevel 3 Optional 20-26 Credits
Purpose:1) Promote knowledge and understanding of the history and culture of Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome; 2) To develop skills in research, communication and processing information. A study of life and culture in Ancient Greece and Rome. Five topics are chosen from: 1) Greek Comedy; 2) Alexander the Great; 3) Roman Religion; 4) Roman Art and Architecture; 5) Virgil. Students will learn about legends, heroes, myths, leaders, politics, plays, battles, buildings and the beliefs and values of the Ancient Greeks and Romans.
Entry Requirements:12 credits in at least one of the following: CLS2 or ENG2 or HIS2 and HOF/TIC approval. At least 4 credits must be from external examinations.
Course Contribution:Field Trip
Leads To:U.E. Approved.
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|91394||Analyse ideas and values of the classical world.||3||4||External|
|91395||Analyse the significance of works of art in the classical world||3||4||External|
|91396||Analyse the impact of a significant historical figure on the classical world||3||6||External|
|91397||Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world||3||6||Internal|
|91398||Demonstrate understanding of the lasting influences of the classical world on other cultures across time||3||6||Internal|