This A Level Classical Studies Online Courseallows students to look at many aspects of the classical world which are significant in the development of the modern world. The course offers students a mid-level opportunity to engage with the study of classics. It also allows those who have the firm foundation of GCSE Classical Civilisation the opportunity to build upon the skills and knowledge that they have acquired.
This A Level Classical Studies Online Courseis ideal for anyone wishing to gain knowledge and understanding of this subject or for anyone who wishes to study at a higher level at University. You will also find this course extremely valuable if you are looking for a progression route for further training whilst employed.
As well as being superb preparation for further study in the Classics, a study of Classical Civilisation complements many other popular A-levels including: Art, Drama and Theatre Studies, English Literature, Government and Politics, History, History of Art and Philosophy – as well as the study of the classical languages
A Level Classical Studies Online Course
Paper 1, 1 hour 30 minutes written examination, 50% of AS, 25% of A Leve
Paper 2, 1 hour 30 minutes written examination, 50% of AS, 25% of A Level
Paper 3, 1 hour 30 minutes written examination, 25% of A Level
Paper 4, 1 hour 30 minutes written examination, 25% of A Level
Please note that exams for this specification are only available in October/November time each year and there are no exams in May/June.
You can study AS or A2 on its own, please contact us for further information.
The A Level Classical Studies Online Course will be delivered online including Tutor Support for two years. All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course. Postal assignments cannot be accepted without prior permission from the tutor and you must have access to email in order to contact your Tutor.
You will be able to contact our dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.
The A Level Classical Studies Online Course contains a number of assignments which your tutor will mark and give you valuable feedback on. You will also have access to a range of online resources.
Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at an approved centre when an examination forms part of the course. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.
This course covers the full CIE A Level Classical Civilisation specification meaning you will not require any further study resources.
Unit 1: Greek Civilisation
Alexander the Great
Unit 2: Roman Civilisation
Unit 3: Classical History: Sources and Evidence
The Changing World of Athens: Its friends and enemies
Unit 4 : Classical Literature: Sources and Evidence
Gods and Heroes: the importance of epic
Q & A
Will I require any previous knowledge to start this course?
You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 2 years from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.
What is included with this course?
In-depth study materials covering the full specification
Two years tutor support
Assignment marking and feedback
Will I need to purchase any books?
You will not need to purchase any books as we cover everything that is required in the course materials unless otherwise stated on the course page.
Are there any additional costs?
Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at an approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.
I live overseas, would I be able to take this course?
Yes, this course is available to international students, however if there is an examination at the end of the course, please contact us at [email protected] in order that we can advise you further.
Do I have to pay for delivery?
For paper-based courses, delivery is free to the UK. A delivery fee will be payable for paper-based courses sent outside the UK. Please click here for delivery information.
How many hours should I allow for this course?
We recommend that you are able to dedicate between 300 and 350 hours’ study time, plus additional time for completing assignments.
Can I complete this course sooner if I wish to?
Yes, you can work at your own pace to complete this course.
Will I gain UCAS points?
Yes you will gain UCAS points and these depend on your final grade once you have completed your exams. A UCAS points table can be found by clicking here.
What is the course title and code for this qualification?
Cambridge International Examinations is the world’s largest provider of international education programmes and their qualifications are taken in over 160 countries and recognised by universities, education providers and employers across the world.
Course fees for payment in full include:
Course materials which will cover the full CIE specification.
Assessment and feedback on all assignments.
Access to your personal Tutors via our online portal.
Access to a range of online resources.
Help with UCAS application if attending University.
Tutor references once a satisfactory amount of work has been completed.
Free CV writing service on completion of course.
Course Cost and Advantages of Studying with Home Study Zone
Pay in Full One-off Payment
Access to Online Portal
Access to Study Materials
Access to Student Resources
Unlocked Printable Version
Unlimited for 2 years
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