NCEA Level 2 Classical Studies

12CLA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Forrest

Level 2 classical studies focuses on topics within three areas of the classical Greek world; literature, art and history. The study of Greek mythology is an integral part of the course. Topics will be chosen from the following:

  • Homer’s Odyssey or the Illiad
  • A selection of Greek/Roman art and architecture
  • Athenian democracy or Athenian social life or Spartan social life
  • Research (2 papers) – this component is internally assessed and is worth 10 credits.


Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Classical Studies

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Ring Binder, A4 Refill, (14B8), Subject dividers


Recommended Prior Learning

16 credits in Social Sciences, or in consultation with teacher in charge.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91200 v2 Classical Studies 2.1 - Examine ideas and values of the classical world
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91201 v2 Classical Studies 2.2 - Examine the significance of features of work(s) of art in the classical world
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91202 v3 Classical Studies 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of a significant event in the classical world
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91204 v2 Classical Studies 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the relationship between aspects of the classical world and aspects of other cultures
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
6
Y
6r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Pathway Tags

Academic librarian, Archaeologist, Archivist, Broadcast Journalist, Civil Service Administrator, Politician, Editor, Information Specialist, Curator, Lawyer, Researcher, Museum Specialist, Librarian, Museum Educator, Media, Marketing, Public Relations Professional, Advertising, Proof Reader, Fact Checker (Publishing), Documentary Film Makers, Historians, Genealogists, Author, Teacher.


Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.