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Classical Civilisation A Level

/ AQA A Level / UOL24

The Classical Civilisation A-Level looks at the a wide ranging variety of subjects including; history, literature, linguistics, numismatics, epigraphy, archaeology, art, architecture and philosophy.

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WAS £480.00

NOW £336.00 or only £170.00 initial deposit

course duration: 200 hrs

study type: paper

Course Description

Do you need an A Level within 12 months to get into University?

We offer a range of A Levels where we guarantee to prioritise the marking of your coursework so you are fully ready to take your exams in June of each year

WE DO NOT CHARGE EXTRA FOR THIS SERVICE.

An Advanced Level in Classical Civilisation is a perfect qualification for those wishing to acquire knowledge and understanding of the subject to enable them to study at a higher level at university. It also provides a progression route for further training whilst in employment.

This specification has been designed to:
- Offer a wide choice of topics in the areas of archaeology, architecture, art, history and politics, literature and philosophy
- Complement many other popular A levels, including Art, Drama and Theatre Studies, English Literature, Government and Politics, History, History of Art, and Philosophy

This specification is designed to encourage candidates to:
- Develop the critical and evaluative skills which will enable them to go on to Higher Education to study a wide range of courses
- Draw on their experiences at GCSE as well as offering a meaningful foundation for the study of classical culture beyond A-level
- Play to their strengths and deepen their enjoyment by offering a great deal of choice within its parameters

Recommended Reading

J. Boardman, J. Griffin, & O. Murray, Oxford History of the Classical World ch.2 (Oxford 1986) ISBN 0198721129
H. W. Clarke, The Art of Odyssey (Bristol1989) ISBN 1853990523

Modules

AS Level

Classification Code: H041
Unit 1: Homer's Odyssey and Society
Unit 2: Greek Tragedy in its Context

A2 Level

Classification Code: H441
Unit 3: Art and Architecture in the Greek World
Unit 4: Virgil and the World of the Hero

Previous Knowledge

Basic English reading and writing skills are required.

Assessment

AS Level Classification Code: H041

Unit 1: Homer’s Odyssey and Society
Written paper: 90 Minutes - 100 Marks Available 

Unit 2: Greek Tragedy in its Context
Written paper: 90 Minutes - 100 Marks Available  

A2 Level Classification Code: H441

Unit 3: Art and Architecture in the Greek World
Written paper: 120 Minutes - 100 Marks Available   

Unit 4: Virgil and the World of the Hero 
Written paper: 120 Minutes - 100 Marks Available   

Please note: Students are fully responsible for the arrangement and funding of any examinations required.

Awarding Organisation

OCR (Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations) is a leading UK awarding body, committed to providing qualifications that engage learners of all ages at school, college, in work or through part-time learning programmes to achieve their full potential.

Support

- The course comes to you as a proper paper-based pack, not as an electronic password
- The course materials and support will be provided by UKDLP
- You will get full tutor support via email
- You will receive feedback on your assignments from our experienced tutors
- You will be given guidance through the Study Guide on the nuts and bolts of studying and submitting assignments
- Postal assignments cannot be accepted without prior permission from the tutor
- You must have access to email in order to contact your tutor.
- Our A Levels come with tutor support for 18 months.

You will have access to a tutor via our student portal who will mark your work and guide you through the course to help you be ready for your examinations. In addition you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process.

course description

Course Description

Do you need an A Level within 12 months to get into University?

We offer a range of A Levels where we guarantee to prioritise the marking of your coursework so you are fully ready to take your exams in June of each year

WE DO NOT CHARGE EXTRA FOR THIS SERVICE.

An Advanced Level in Classical Civilisation is a perfect qualification for those wishing to acquire knowledge and understanding of the subject to enable them to study at a higher level at university. It also provides a progression route for further training whilst in employment.

This specification has been designed to:
- Offer a wide choice of topics in the areas of archaeology, architecture, art, history and politics, literature and philosophy
- Complement many other popular A levels, including Art, Drama and Theatre Studies, English Literature, Government and Politics, History, History of Art, and Philosophy

This specification is designed to encourage candidates to:
- Develop the critical and evaluative skills which will enable them to go on to Higher Education to study a wide range of courses
- Draw on their experiences at GCSE as well as offering a meaningful foundation for the study of classical culture beyond A-level
- Play to their strengths and deepen their enjoyment by offering a great deal of choice within its parameters

Recommended Reading

J. Boardman, J. Griffin, & O. Murray, Oxford History of the Classical World ch.2 (Oxford 1986) ISBN 0198721129
H. W. Clarke, The Art of Odyssey (Bristol1989) ISBN 1853990523

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

Basic English reading and writing skills are required.

assessment

Assessment

AS Level Classification Code: H041

Unit 1: Homer’s Odyssey and Society
Written paper: 90 Minutes - 100 Marks Available 

Unit 2: Greek Tragedy in its Context
Written paper: 90 Minutes - 100 Marks Available  

A2 Level Classification Code: H441

Unit 3: Art and Architecture in the Greek World
Written paper: 120 Minutes - 100 Marks Available   

Unit 4: Virgil and the World of the Hero 
Written paper: 120 Minutes - 100 Marks Available   

Please note: Students are fully responsible for the arrangement and funding of any examinations required.

support

Support

- The course comes to you as a proper paper-based pack, not as an electronic password
- The course materials and support will be provided by UKDLP
- You will get full tutor support via email
- You will receive feedback on your assignments from our experienced tutors
- You will be given guidance through the Study Guide on the nuts and bolts of studying and submitting assignments
- Postal assignments cannot be accepted without prior permission from the tutor
- You must have access to email in order to contact your tutor.
- Our A Levels come with tutor support for 18 months.

You will have access to a tutor via our student portal who will mark your work and guide you through the course to help you be ready for your examinations. In addition you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process.

modules

Modules

AS Level

Classification Code: H041
Unit 1: Homer's Odyssey and Society
Unit 2: Greek Tragedy in its Context

A2 Level

Classification Code: H441
Unit 3: Art and Architecture in the Greek World
Unit 4: Virgil and the World of the Hero

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

OCR (Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations) is a leading UK awarding body, committed to providing qualifications that engage learners of all ages at school, college, in work or through part-time learning programmes to achieve their full potential.