NCEA Level 3 Classical Studies

13CLS
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Todd-Mckeown

Classical Studies

Prerequisite: 16 credits in Level 2 Classical Studies and/or Level 2 History and/or 15 credits in Level 2 English (excluding speech or static image related standards) or Level 2 Geography or at the discretion of the TIC Classics.

Students will focus on the Roman Empire at Level 3. Topics currently include Virgil’s Aeneid, Roman Art & Architecture, and Augustus as a Significant Figure. Please note the topics are subject to change.




Subject Overview

Term 1
- The impact of a significant figure on the classical world - Augustus Caesar
- The ideologies of a significant figure - The reforms of Augustus

Term 2
- The significance of works of art of the classical world - Roman art & architecture

Term 3
- Ideas & values of the classical world - The Aeneid, by Virgil
- The lasting influence of the classical world on other cultures across time - Heroism through the ages.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$20 Write-on notes.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91394 v2 Classical Studies 3.1 - Analyse ideas and values of the classical world
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91395 v2 Classical Studies 3.2 - Analyse the significance of a work(s) of art in the classical world
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91396 v2 Classical Studies 3.3 - Analyse the impact of a significant historical figure on the classical world
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
A.S. 91397 v2 Classical Studies 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world
3
I
6
Y
6r *
A.S. 91398 v2 Classical Studies 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the lasting influences of the classical world on other cultures across time
3
I
6
Y
6r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 26

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

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