A Level Classical Civilisation (OCR)


This course combines Ancient Greek and Roman History and Classical Literature. It is an excellent choice if you want to go on to university (we have links with many, including Oxford University) or if you would like a career in the Civil Service, law, teaching or journalism, for example.

At AS you will study The Odyssey and Society and City Life in the Ancient World, with particular reference to Rome and Pompeii (you will have the opportunity to visit these cities in Italy). The A2 module covers Roman Britain and Virgil The Aeneid.

Subject: Classical Civilisation
Qualification Type: A Levels
Study Location: Attlee A Level Academy

Entry Requirement:

5 GCSEs at grades 9 - 4 / A* - C including English and maths and (where relevant), the subject you wish to study

Where does it lead:

University - Classical Civilisation is a leading subject for progression on to a humanities degree including classics, ancient history, archaeology, literature and law or into Employment.

Who is the course available for: 16-18

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