NCEA Level 3 Classical Studies

13CLA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Forrest

The classical studies course looks at a range of disciplines: ancient literature, philosophy, politics, history and art history. The focus for Level 3 is on Roman topics where power and empire are studied in detail. The study of the Roman Gods is an integral part of the course.

Topics include:

  • Roman art
  • Augustus
  • Virgil’s Aeneid

Please Note:

All literature and other written material used are English translations.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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


Recommended Prior Learning

At least 14 credits at Level 2, including 5 credits in writing and 5 credits in reading from English and/or History.


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
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
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
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91397 v2 Classical Studies 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of significant ideology(ies) in the classical world
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
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
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
6
Y
6r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 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.