Classical World - Greek Life and Theatre NCEA 1

Course Details

Semester Course 4 Credits (Half year course)


This course involves the life and times of Ancient Greek society. It continues and extends Greek Mythology (Trojan War). We study how society was organised in Ancient Athens eg. slavery, democracy and the life of women. Course offers four external credits based on Greek theatre. The plays of Sophocles (Oedipus Rex, Antigone).

Entry Requirements:

The student must be able to read and write clearly. High literacy.

Course Contribution:


Leads To:

Classical Studies Level 2

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91200 Examine ideas and values of the classical world 1 4 External

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