Senior Cycle – Classical Studies (new)

A copy of the new curriculum (from 2021/22 academic year) for Senior Cycle Classical Studies can be found here.

Strand 1: The World of Heroes

  • Homer’s Odyssey and 
  • Virgil’s Aeneid (1-6)

Strand 2: Drama and Spectacle

  • Athenian drama
  • Roman spectacle

Strand 3: Power and Identity

  • Alexander the Great
  • Julius Caesar

Strand 4: Gods and Humans

  • Stories
  • Beliefs
  • Living Well


Click on the images below to download a copy of the documents

  1. For Strand 2: The stages of a funeral in ancient Greece (PowerPoint)

2. For Strand 4: Ancient Greek theatre (PowerPoint)