CLS3 - Classical Studies

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.
Level:
NCEA 3
Type:
Optional
Duration:
Full Year
Invitation Only:
No
Assessment:
Achievement Standard.
Credits:
up to 26
Endorsement:
No
U.E. Approved:
Yes
Contribution:
Field Trip
Notes:
Reading and Writing Literacy.
  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) Virgils Epic Story. Students will learn about legends, heroes, myths, leaders, politics, plays, battles, buildings and the beliefs and values of the Ancient Greeks and Romans.

Available Standards:

Some or all of the following will be offered
Title Description Level Credits Assessment U.E. Reading U.E. Writing
91394 Analyse ideas and values of the classical world. 3 4 External Yes Yes
91395 Analyse the significance of works of art in the classical world 3 4 External Yes Yes
91396 Analyse the impact of a significant historical figure on the classical world 3 6 External Yes Yes
91397 Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world 3 6 Internal Yes No
91398 Demonstrate understanding of the lasting influences of the classical world on other cultures across time 3 6 Internal Yes No
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(*) Last Reviewed: July 29, 2019

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