11CLS

Year 11 Classical Studies (11CLS)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss R. Pedersen

Level One Classical Studies is the holistic study of the ancient Greek civilisation. It covers philosophy, art, society, politics, drama, literature and history. Level One Classical Studies focuses on introducing the ancient world to students and developing the transferable skills necessary to study the ancient world at further levels.  

Our focus in Year 11 is mythology. We study the links between Greek and Māori creation myths, the depiction of mythology on Greek vases and Sophocles’ Antigone.

This is an academic subject in which the development of research, analysis of primary evidence and processing of this information is demanded to achieve. This course provides opportunity to achieve 20 NCEA Level One credits, with two internally assessed and two externally assessed standards.

Pre-requisites

None. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$5.00

Pathway

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91021 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of ideas and values of 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. 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. 91024 v2
NZQA Info
Classical Studies 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of social relationships in the classical world
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
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: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 20
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0