CLASSICAL STUDIES 21S - Semester 1

CLS21S
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Knight

Classical Studies is an inter-disciplinary study of ancient Greek and Roman culture.
Topics include:
• Greek mythology
• Homer’s Odyssey
• The Trojan War

Future Possibilities: The course provides an excellent background for further study in the Semester 2 Classics course, 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.


Pathway

CLASSICAL STUDIES 21S - Semester 2, CLASSICAL STUDIES 31F - Full Year

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$10.00 for printed material, plus possible field trip expenses.


Recommended Prior Learning

This subject begins at Year 12 and caters for students of different abilities and educational backgrounds. To be eligible for entry, students need to have achieved in either Level 1 History, Geography or English.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91202 v3 Classical Studies 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of a significant event in the classical world
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91200 v2 Classical Studies 2.1 - Examine ideas and values of the classical world
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.