A Level – OCR 

A Level Classics has been designed to provide students with a broad, coherent, and rewarding study of the literature and culture of the classical world. It involves the study of the works of major Greek and Roman authors in English translation.  

  • Component 1: The World of the Hero - Homer’s Iliad or Odyssey, Virgil’s Aeneid 

  • Component 2: Culture and the Arts - Greek Theatre 

  • Component 3: Beliefs and Ideas - Love and Relationships 

Assessment 

100% Exam  

Where Next 

The course 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. 

More Information 

For more information about this course please see the specification below or contact the Sixth Form team.