Ancient Studies

SACE Stage 2

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Ancient Studies

Ancient Studies

SACE Stage 2

20 credits


Students study the history, literature, society, and culture in the context of one or more societies. They use both primary and secondary sources to develop knowledge and understanding of the society. Students evaluate the significance of the works of ancient historians, writers, poets, philosophers, thinkers, historians and archaeologists, in the study of ancient societies.

Course Content
Assessment
Overview
  • Military Conflict
  • Political Power and Authority
  • Religion
These themes are studied from two or three ancient societies as negotiated with the class.

Pathways

School Assessment
Skills and Applications Tasks 50%
Connections Tasks 20%


External Assessment
Inquiry 30%