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St John’s Catholic Comprehensive School

A-Level Classical Civilisation

Subject Classical Civilisation
Exam Board OCR
Qualifications A level 
Specification Click Here
Order of Units

Year 12:

World of the Hero: Homer’s The Odyssey

Greek Theatre: Sophocles’ Oedipus the King, Euripides’ Bacchae

Greek Religion

Year 13:

World of the Hero: Virgil’s The Aeneid

Greek Theatre: Aristophanes’ Frogs

Suggested Resources

For your lessons/prior reading: 

The Odyssey by Homer

The Aeneid by Virgil

Oedipus the King (in the Three Theban Plays) by Sophocles

Bacchae by Euripides

Frogs by Aristophanes

Expected Homework Hours Per Week You will be set a piece of homework for each unit that you study every week. It is recommended that you spend a minimum of 3 hours a week on homework or revision. 
Learning Platforms Used All homework and assignments will be set using Satchel One (Show My Homework). 
Submission of Bridging Work Please send your completed bridging packs to: