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Course Description

In Ancient History students have the opportunity to investigate a range of ancient societies, such as Ancient Egypt, China, Greece and Rome in order to assess their impact on both the ancient and modern world.

Students access archaeological, primary, ancient and secondary sources and construct their own interpretations of the past based on evidence.

Students also examine the issues surrounding the conservation and preservation of ancient artefacts and archaeological sites. 

Assessment Type & Weighting

Skills and Application Tasks 50%
Connections Task  20%
Independent Inquiry  30%

Semester Offered

Full Year


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.