Level 2 Classics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Roxburgh

This is an intermediate study of Greek and Roman civilisation linked to today including: The battle of Leonidas and 300 - why is it still immortalised? The original Odysseus as a hero and Joseph Campbell's 'Hero’s Journey'; The contrast of modern and ancient hero-making; How what looks like a building - The Parthenon - is a symbol of Athens’ supreme imperial domination in Iron Age Greece.

Learning Areas:

Social Sciences


Level 3 Classics