You will study two components:
- Myth and Religion - this component includes study of the roles, symbols and depictions of the Greek and Roman gods, their festivals and temples, mythology and ancient beliefs in the Underworld
- The Homeric World - this is focused on Homer’s Odyssey, and includes personal response to the characters and plots as well as analysis of themes such as fate, revenge and justice. It also includes study of real life in the Mycenean age through sites and artefacts.
Compenent 1: Myth and Religion - written examination (1 hour 30 minutes) - 50% of total mark
Component 2: The Homeric World - written examination (1 hour 30 minutes) - 50% of total mark