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Classical Civilization A Level at Waingels College

Course description

A Level Classical Civilisation is the study of Ancient Civilisations through; Art, Literature, Philosophy, Politics, Law, Archaeology and History. It will help enhance your critical and evaluation skills through source examination and understanding of good analytical methods. It allows for a deeper understanding of the development of the Western world through looking at the classical contexts from which society originated. Classical Civilisation appears on the ‘A-List’ of desired Arts A-level subjects recommended by Trinity College, Cambridge and the University of Oxford.

Entry requirements

Standard entry requirements, plus a Grade 5 in English Language/Literature & a B grade in one of the following subjects: RS, History, or Psychology.


Exam (100%) – 4 x 1hr 30min papers

Future opportunities

Students go on to study Classics, Philosophy, Law, Politics, History, Journalism, Drama and much more.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Waingels College directly.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017

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