Classical Civilisation

To study Classics is to study the ancient Greek and Roman worlds but not simply for their own sake but rather to enrich our understanding of both our own culture and its language.

Mr I Owen - Head of Department - iio@bws.wilts.sch.uk

Classical Civilisation

This course comprises of three modules:-
Our compulsory element in year 12 compromises of:

  • The World of the Hero - 40% of the final mark

Students will read Homer’s Odyssey and Virgil’s Aeneid

Second year students have a wide choice of modules. In 2019/20 we are studying Greek Art and the politics of the late Roman Republic.

Classical Civilisation Useful LInks
Sixth Form Open Evening - Classical Civilisation