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Classical Civilization A Level at Hessle High School and Sixth Form College

Course description

In a nutshell, classics is an all-embracing humanities subject giving you an experience of literature, mythology, history, drama, philosophy and sociology. The course involves the study of the works of major Greek and Roman authors in English translation.

The units studied are:

  • Homer's Iliad or Odyssey
  • Virgil's Aeneid
  • Greek Theatre
  • Love and Relationships

Entry requirements

A minimum of five GCSEs at a Pass Grade are required.
Some courses have specific subject grade requirements for entry. For more details, please contact staff at your place of study.


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Future opportunities

The course provides an all-around humanities subject and is a perfect complement to other arts and humanities subjects. It is one of the fastest growing degree subjects at University and can lead to any career.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hessle High School and Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 25 September 2017

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