AS Level Ancient History · OCR (reformed)
Week 1: Monday 26 - Friday 30 March
Week 2: Monday 2 - Friday 6 April
Week 3: Monday 9 - Friday 13 April
Length of Course
Subject to requirements and availability
Tuition in this subject is available for all the modules on the syllabus, both Greek and Roman. The subject is taught on an individual basis or in small groups and students must phone to discuss their requirements before completing a registration form. Once groups have formed we may not be able to accomodate additional requests.
H007/01 Relations between Greek states and non-Greek states, 492-404 BCE
H007/02 The Julio-Claudian Emperors 31 BCE-68 CE
Relating as many primary sources as possible to the topic of the question is an aspect of the course students often struggle with and practice thereof will figure prominently in the course.
The course will concentrate on analysing and assessing the value of the primary evidence, whether literary, epigraphic or archaeological. Some time will also be dedicated to discussion of the secondary literature and to practising exam techniques.
It is advisable for students to submit an example essay in advance for analysis.