Stage 2 Ancient Studies

LENGTH OF COURSE: Full Year

ASSUMED BACKGROUND: Successful Completion of Stage 1 HASS subject/s and Stage 1 English

CURRICULUM CHARGES:  Nil

CONTENT:
Course content will be a selection of the following:

Three choice topics:
From daily life, military conflict, political power and authority, religion, material culture, literature – prose, narrative, or epic, Literature – drama and poetry.

Conduct an inquiry:
Explore an area of specialisation of individual interest, extend your skills (including skills in research and acknowledgment of sources and enrich your understanding of the significance of an idea, a value, a belief, a practice, an innovation, a person, or an event, from the ancient world to its own culture or to another culture/s, or to another time or to another time and culture.

ASSESSMENT TYPES

School Assessed:

Assessment Type 1: Skills and Applications (50%)

Assessment Type 2: Connections (20%)

Externally Assessed: Assessment Type 3: Inquiry task (30%)