Content/Assessment:

  • Class Activities and assignments on Roman government, the role of women in Rome, art and architecture (with a focus on Pompeii) and roman technology
  • Individual Project.
  • Externally set and marked end of year exam.

Homework:

  • Around 2-3 hours a week. Largely revision of class notes, planning and writing of assignments and background reading. This will increase in the month before the IP.

Important Points:

  • There is always background reading to be done

Students have said:

  • "Going over class notes at home made it easier to understand what came next."
  • "The only essays I really went well on were the ones I actually planned in advance."