CLS121

Classical Studies 121 - Whakaakoranga Puāwaitanga 121

Course Description

Students will learn about the classical world through the mythological stories of the Greek gods, to the adventures of epic heroes and their heroic feats, and the historical events of the ancient Greeks and Romans that have shaped our current society. 

They will learn about ancient Greek and Roman civilisations and will cover art, philosophy, architecture, society, politics, drama, literature and history. This involves looking at all aspects of a society in order to piece together what life, beliefs and values would have been like of the people of that time alongside the major historical events of the period. Students can choose to take one or both semesters of the Level 1 course.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91022 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the significance of features of work(s) of art in the classical world
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91025 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of links between aspects of the classical world and another culture
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 10
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 10
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0