Study A-Level Classical Civilisation from home – your route to academic success!
This new A Level course has been updated to meet the latest academic specifications, so you can feel confident you are studying the most up-to-date academic content.
On this course, you will be able to:
Studying A Levels with us lets you choose when you take your exams, so that you are always fully prepared. A convenient and stress-free way to study that fits around your existing commitments.
You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country.
You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.
Simply receive your course materials online or by post and start studying to gain that all-important A Level.
Qualification Code: H408
To achieve the full Classical Civilisation A Level you must take the exams. You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country. You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.
The exams will be assessed across the 14 topics on 3 paper-based examinations. A more detailed breakdown of the exams is provided below:
Paper: The World of The Hero (H408/11)
Paper: Culture and the Arts (H408/24)
Paper: Beliefs and Ideas (H408/31)
This course does not include your exam fees.
To include exams please see our A Level Classical Civilisation inc Exams
You have 2 years to complete this course. Your only deadlines are the A Level examinations, which take place in June. You can book onto these examinations whenever you are ready and we can provide you with a list of exam centres to help you with this. Students are advised to contact awarding body exam centres well in advance of their intended exam dates, as cut-off dates sometimes change.
This course enables you to study for an A Level in Classical Civilisation by distance learning at home or at work. Your course materials will be sent to you by post or online. Full tutor support will be available via email, so help is only a click away! It will include self-assessment exercises and tutor-marked study questions, so you can monitor your progress.
Upon successful completion of the exams you will receive an A Level in Classical Civilisation issued by the OCR Awarding body. You are responsible for booking your exams. Alternatively see our A Level Classical Civilisation inc Exams.
Yes! You study the same coursework, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is designed to be studied from home, and you receive full tutor support via email.
No previous qualifications are needed to enrol onto this course, so you can start at any time.
* Not included with the online study option
You will need to own your own copies of the following texts:
You will also need the following texts for your study of Greek Art and Architecture:
These books can be found at all good book stores.
Yes, you will need to take the standard A Level examinations in order to fully complete this course. You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country. You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.
The examinations run on specific dates, which can be obtained by visiting the OCR website.
You will be required to pay a fee to the examination centre of your choice and your exam when taking the A Level exams.
You are still able to study this A Level course but must take the examinations within the UK as this is the only guaranteed way to access examination centres.
It’s not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.
That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Support Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.