SUBJECT NAME: Stage 1 Ancient Studies

SACE CREDITS: 10 Credits

KEY CONTACT: Charlie Moyle

RECOMMENDED BACKGROUND:
A's and B's in Year 10 HASS and/or Year 10 Medieval History, Year 10 Legal Studies or Year 10 Tourism

COURSE CONTENT:
In Ancient Studies students learn about the history, literature, society and culture of ancient civilisations, which may include Asia-Australia, the Americas, Europe and Western Asia, and the classical civilisations of Greece and Rome.
Students draw on many other fields of study including architecture, politics, religion and geography. The study of Ancient Studies enables students to consider environmental, social, economic, religious, cultural, and aesthetic factors that shape societies and provide personal and shared identity.

ASSESSMENT:
Students will complete 5 assessment pieces which include a folio, source analysis and a special study. Students will need to achieve a C or better against the assessment design criteria:
Folio: 60%
Source Analysis: 20%
Special Study: 20%

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE LEADS TO:
Stage 2 Classical Studies or any other subject from this area of study such as Stage 2 Tourism or Stage 2 Legal Studies