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Course Description

In Ancient History, students learn about the history, literature, society, and culture of ancient civilisations, which may include Europe, and Western Asia, and the classical civilisations of Greece and Rome.

Students critically engage with texts and analyse archaeological and historical sources, both primary and secondary.

Students develop skills of historical literacy that enable them to challenge or confirm their beliefs, attitudes, and values.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Skills and Application  50%
Inquiry 50%

Semester Offered

Semesters 1 & 2


Casuarina Senior College builds a culture and environment where young adults are confident to take responsibility for their learning. This environment is developed through mutual trust, respect and care between students, staff and the broader community.